Independence, MO
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Independence Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Independence 30 School District Details

Independence 30 School District
201 North Forest Avenue
Independence, MO 64050

15,065 Students enrolled in District

30 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Independence 30 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Missouri

(10 is best)

Better than of MO school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Abraham Mallinson Elementary School
709 North Forest Ave
Sugar Creek, MO, 64054
02-05
Bingham Middle School
1716 S Speck Rd
Independence, MO, 64057
07-08
Blackburn Elem. School
17302 E R D Mize Rd
Independence, MO, 64057
PK-05
Bridger Middle School
18200 E M 78 Hwy
Independence, MO, 64057
06-06
Bryant Elem. School
827 W College
Independence, MO, 64050
PK-05
Clifford H. Nowlin Middle School
2800 S Hardy Ave
Independence, MO, 64052
06-08
Day Treatment School
600 W Mechanic Ave
Independence, MO, 64050
KG-12
Fairmount Elem. School
120 N Cedar Ave
Independence, MO, 64053
PK-05
Glendale Elem. School
2611 S Lee's Summit Rd
Independence, MO, 64055
PK-05
Hanthorn Early Education School
1511 Kings Hwy
Independence, MO, 64055
PK-PK
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 67.3% 75.0%
Black 12.4% 16.8%
Hispanic 19.0% 5.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 66.9% 51.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.8% 44.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 7.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,111 $75,929,016 44.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $518 $7,695,408 4.5%
Staff $784 $11,647,104 6.8%
General Administration $138 $2,050,128 1.2%
School Administration $605 $8,987,880 5.2%
Operation $1,009 $14,989,704 8.7%
Transportation $563 $8,363,928 4.9%
Other $144 $2,139,264 1.2%
Total Support $3,762 $55,888,272 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,681 $39,828,936 23.2%
Total Expenditures $11,553 $171,631,368 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,828 $5,355,015,511 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $417,362,576 4.0%
Staff $446 $409,680,112 3.9%
General Administration $338 $310,886,578 2.9%
School Administration $577 $530,249,512 5.0%
Operation $1,017 $934,055,336 8.8%
Transportation $512 $470,341,979 4.5%
Other $230 $211,055,329 2.0%
Total Support $3,574 $3,283,722,687 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,097 $1,926,305,515 18.2%
Total Expenditures $11,499 $10,565,019,950 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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