West County Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1124 Main St
Leadwood, MO 63653
Phone
(573) 562-7544
District
WEST ST. FRANCOIS CO. R-IV
County
ST. FRANCOIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
228
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

5

(10 is best)

Better than 47.6% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

West County Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 43
Proficiency in Reading 47 46
Proficiency in Math 39.6 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.60
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.99
AVG FOR STATE 13.47
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 72 31.6%
Grade 7 75 32.9%
Grade 8 81 35.5%
Total 228 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.4% 98.6% 74.2%
Black 1.8% 1.1% 16.6%
Hispanic 0.9% 0.3% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.8% 60.5% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 45.6% 52.2% 44.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.2% 8.4% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 5,392 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 108.6 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.0% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.4% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.6% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.5% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,057 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 9.4% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.5% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 11.7% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.9% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 5.2% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.8% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.0% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.6% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.8% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 20.9% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,496 $5,375,088 41.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $595 $581,910 4.5%
Staff $761 $744,258 5.8%
General Administration $330 $322,740 2.5%
School Administration $336 $328,608 2.6%
Operation $895 $875,310 6.8%
Transportation $374 $365,772 2.9%
Other $243 $237,654 1.9%
Total Support $3,535 $3,457,230 26.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,095 $4,004,910 31.2%
Total Expenditures $13,126 $12,837,228 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,138 $5,615,788,195 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $425,572,122 3.9%
Staff $477 $436,527,450 4.0%
General Administration $373 $341,293,271 3.1%
School Administration $609 $556,779,035 5.1%
Operation $1,035 $946,917,146 8.6%
Transportation $523 $478,870,643 4.4%
Other $254 $232,670,246 2.1%
Total Support $3,736 $3,418,578,057 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,148 $1,965,621,993 17.9%
Total Expenditures $12,022 $11,000,014,194 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%