314 New Ballwin Rd
Ballwin, MO 63021
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Woerther Elementary School serves 429 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Woerther Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 72% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Woerther Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Woerther Elementary School's student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Woerther Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Woerther Elementary School is 0.57, which is more 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
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#166 out of 2091 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
16%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
8%
15%
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White
63%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Woerther Elementary School's ranking?

Woerther Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%).

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

60% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 72% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

How many students attend Woerther Elementary School?

429 students attend Woerther Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

63% of Woerther Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Asian, 8% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Woerther Elementary School?

Woerther Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Woerther Elementary School offer ?

Woerther Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 429 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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