Zalma Elementary School

7013 School Street
Zalma, MO 63787
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 118 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Zalma Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 43%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 118 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • : Top 50% in MO
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Zalma Elementary School's student population of 118 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
118 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
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School Rankings

Zalma Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,084 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Zalma Elementary School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MO)
#1032 out of 2084 schools
(Top 50%)
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35-39%
39%
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40-44%
43%
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40-59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Zalma Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
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15%
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White
99%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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0.02
This chart display the diversity score of Zalma Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Zalma Elementary School's ranking?
Zalma Elementary School is ranked #1032 out of 2,084 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% MO state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 43% MO state average).
How many students attend Zalma Elementary School?
118 students attend Zalma Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
99% of Zalma Elementary School students are White, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Zalma Elementary School?
Zalma Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Zalma Elementary School offer ?
Zalma Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Zalma Elementary School part of?
Zalma Elementary School is part of Zalma R-V School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 118 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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