Weller Elementary School

  • Weller Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Weller Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Weller Elementary School's student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weller Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Weller Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#1515 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
7%
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Black
15%
16%
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White
58%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.610.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield R-XII School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Weller Elementary School is Greene Valley School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Springfield Greene Valley School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 53 students
    0.7 miles
    1601 E Pythian
    Springfield, MO 65802
    (417) 895-6848
    0.7 K-12 53
  • Springfield Boyd Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 175 students
    1.0 miles
    1409 Washington
    Springfield, MO 65802
    (417) 523-1500
    1.0 PK-5 175
  • Springfield Robberson Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 222 students
    1.0 miles
    1100 E Kearney
    Springfield, MO 65803
    (417) 523-1800
    1.0 K-5 222
  • Springfield Central High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,726 student
    1.4 miles
    423 E Central
    Springfield, MO 65802
    (417) 523-9600
    1.4 6-12 1,726
  • Springfield Fremont Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 384 students
    1.4 miles
    2814 N Fremont
    Springfield, MO 65803
    (417) 523-1700
    1.4 PK-5 384

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