Weller Elementary School

  • Weller Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Weller Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 353 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students353 students
Weller Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Weller Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Weller Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWeller Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Weller Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Weller Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2009)
Hispanic
16%
6%
Weller Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
16%
16%
Weller Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
61%
73%
Weller Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Weller Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWeller Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.580.44
Weller Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
44%
Weller Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
7%
Weller Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Springfield R-xii School District's student population of 25,599 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,598 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,417 is less than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District NameSpringfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
54
2
Number of Students Managed25,599576
Springfield R-xii School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$220 MM$6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$241 MM$6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,598$9,469
Springfield R-xii School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,417$9,562
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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