Yeokum Middle School (Closed 2015)

613 W Mill
Belton, MO 64012
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students723 students
This chart display total students of Yeokum Middle School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Yeokum Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(13-14)
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)
(13-14)
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 Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
7%
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
8%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Yeokum Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
78%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Yeokum Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score
0.370.47
This chart display the diversity score of Yeokum Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Yeokum Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Yeokum Middle School is Belton High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belton Middle School/fc (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mill Creek Upper Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belton Grace Early Child. Ed. Center
    Grades: PK | 306 students
    0.1 miles
    614 W Mill
    Belton, MO 64012
    (816) 348-1514
    0.1 PK 306
  • Belton Mill Creek Upper Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 595 students
    0.1 miles
    308 S Cleveland
    Belton, MO 64012
    (816) 348-1576
    0.1 5-6 595
  • Belton Belton Middle School/fc Math: 35% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 751 students
    0.4 miles
    107 W. Pirate Parkway
    Belton, MO 64012
    (816) 348-1040
    0.4 7-8 751
  • Belton Hillcrest Steam Academy Math: 63% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 503 students
    0.4 miles
    106 S Hillcrest Rd
    Belton, MO 64012
    (816) 348-1130
    0.4 K-6 503
  • Belton Belton High School Math: 16% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,350 student
    0.7 miles
    801 W. North Avenue
    Belton, MO 64012
    (816) 489-7500
    0.7 9-12 1,350
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