St. Joseph 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:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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School Districts in St. Joseph


Buchanan Co. R Iv School District Details

Buchanan Co. R Iv School District
702 Main St
Dekalb, MO 64440

323 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

10 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Buchanan Co. R Iv 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.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
45%
47%
49%
37%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Dekalb Jr.-Sr. High School
702 Main St
Dekalb, MO, 64440
07-12
Rushville Elem. School
8681 Sw State Rte 116
Rushville, MO, 64484
PK-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 99.1% 73.5%
Black 0.0% 16.2%
Hispanic 0.0% 7.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 2.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.7% 49.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.4% 43.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.3% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,591 $2,129,000 54.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $384 $124,000 3.1%
Staff $195 $63,000 1.6%
General Administration $1,077 $348,000 8.8%
School Administration $854 $276,000 7.0%
Operation $1,412 $456,000 11.6%
Transportation $678 $219,000 5.6%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $4,601 $1,486,000 37.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,019 $329,000 8.3%
Total Expenditures $12,211 $3,944,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,538 $5,950,506,000 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $491 $446,477,000 3.9%
Staff $477 $434,020,000 3.8%
General Administration $438 $398,893,000 3.5%
School Administration $636 $578,604,000 5.1%
Operation $1,095 $996,442,000 8.7%
Transportation $574 $522,708,000 4.6%
Other $260 $236,475,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,970 $3,613,619,000 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,011 $1,830,226,000 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,519 $11,394,351,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

St. Joseph School District Details

St. Joseph School District
925 Felix
St Joseph, MO 64501

10,946 Students enrolled in District

24 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

St. Joseph 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)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
45%
39%
49%
34%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Alt. Resource Ctr. School
3510 Frederick Ave
St Joseph, MO, 64506
KG-12
Benton High School
5655 S Fourth
St Joseph, MO, 64504
09-12
Bode Middle School
720 N Noyes Blvd
St Joseph, MO, 64506
07-08
Buchanan Co. Academy School
4720 Green Acres
St Joseph, MO, 64506
KG-12
Carden Park Elem School
1510 Duncan
St. Joseph, MO, 64501
KG-06
Central High School
2602 Edmond
St Joseph, MO, 64501
09-12
Coleman Elem. School
3312 Beck Rd
St Joseph, MO, 64506
KG-06
Edison Elem. School
515 N 22 Nd
St Joseph, MO, 64501
PK-06
Ellison Elem. School
45 Se 85 Th Rd
St Joseph, MO, 64507
KG-06
Field Elem. School
2602 Gene Field
St Joseph, MO, 64506
KG-06
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.3% 73.5%
Black 7.3% 16.2%
Hispanic 10.1% 7.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.3% 2.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 74.3% 49.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.6% 43.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 6.4%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,296 $73,434,000 58.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $544 $6,343,000 5.0%
Staff $413 $4,820,000 3.8%
General Administration $264 $3,079,000 2.4%
School Administration $519 $6,057,000 4.8%
Operation $1,009 $11,765,000 9.3%
Transportation $404 $4,715,000 3.7%
Other $224 $2,614,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,378 $39,393,000 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,130 $13,177,000 10.5%
Total Expenditures $10,804 $126,004,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,538 $5,950,506,000 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $491 $446,477,000 3.9%
Staff $477 $434,020,000 3.8%
General Administration $438 $398,893,000 3.5%
School Administration $636 $578,604,000 5.1%
Operation $1,095 $996,442,000 8.7%
Transportation $574 $522,708,000 4.6%
Other $260 $236,475,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,970 $3,613,619,000 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,011 $1,830,226,000 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,519 $11,394,351,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%