4100 S Fremont
Springfield, MO 65804
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Walt Disney Elementary School serves 555 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Walt Disney Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 555 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Walt Disney Elementary School's student population of 555 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
555 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Walt Disney Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Walt Disney Elementary School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#556 out of 2091 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
79%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Walt Disney Elementary School?

555 students attend Walt Disney Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

79% of Walt Disney Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Black, and 4% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Walt Disney Elementary School?

Walt Disney Elementary School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Walt Disney Elementary School offer ?

Walt Disney Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 555 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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