Yeokum Middle School (Closed 2018)

  • Yeokum Middle School served 723 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 42% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 52%) for the 2013-14 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 49% (which was lower than the Missouri state average of 53%) for the 2013-14 school year.
  • Yeokum Middle 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 2013-14 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students723 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Yeokum Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (13-14)#1386 out of 2070 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Yeokum Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Yeokum Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Yeokum Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
16%
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White
79%
71%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Yeokum Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.360.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Yeokum Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelton 124 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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