Cherokee 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
420 E Farm Rd 182
Springfield, MO 65810
Phone
(417) 523-7200
District
SPRINGFIELD R-XII
County
GREENE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
800
Classroom Teachers
44

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

6

(10 is best)

Better than 59.7% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Cherokee Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 59
Proficiency in Reading 75 67
Proficiency in Math 49 52

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 58
Proficiency in Reading 71 65
Proficiency in Math 53 50

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 52
Proficiency in Reading 80 66
Proficiency in Math 10.0 38

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.01
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.87
AVG FOR STATE 13.59
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 127 15.9%
Grade 7 358 44.8%
Grade 8 315 39.4%
Total 800 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.8% 82.2% 74.8%
Black 3.8% 8.0% 16.7%
Hispanic 3.9% 6.1% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.9% 3.1% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 17.6% 51.1% 49.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.4% 44.7% 43.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 6.4% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 212,747 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,550.5 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.2% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.1% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 90,902 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 9.6% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.8% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.6% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.7% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.1% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.9% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.8% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.5% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 17.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,334 $136,598,406 51.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $549 $14,059,341 5.3%
Staff $410 $10,499,690 4.0%
General Administration $108 $2,765,772 1.0%
School Administration $390 $9,987,510 3.8%
Operation $912 $23,355,408 8.8%
Transportation $291 $7,452,219 2.8%
Other $310 $7,938,790 3.0%
Total Support $2,969 $76,033,121 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,047 $52,421,623 19.8%
Total Expenditures $10,350 $265,053,150 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,826 $5,353,407,234 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $417,296,888 4.0%
Staff $446 $409,635,758 3.9%
General Administration $338 $310,439,937 2.9%
School Administration $577 $530,136,305 5.0%
Operation $1,016 $933,653,238 8.8%
Transportation $512 $470,188,023 4.5%
Other $229 $210,807,180 2.0%
Total Support $3,572 $3,282,247,369 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,096 $1,926,007,243 18.2%
Total Expenditures $11,495 $10,561,632,351 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%