St. Joseph, MO
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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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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

347 Students enrolled in District

2 Schools in District

11 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

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)

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
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) 97.9% 75.0%
Black 0.9% 16.8%
Hispanic 0.3% 5.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.9% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 51.2% 51.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.3% 44.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.8% 7.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,798 $1,948,128 38.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $348 $116,928 2.3%
Staff $170 $57,120 1.1%
General Administration $1,021 $343,056 6.7%
School Administration $747 $250,992 4.9%
Operation $1,327 $445,872 8.7%
Transportation $705 $236,880 4.6%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $4,318 $1,450,848 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,104 $1,714,944 33.5%
Total Expenditures $15,220 $5,113,920 100.0%
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%

St. Joseph School District Details

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

11,842 Students enrolled in District

26 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

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)

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
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
PK-06
Central High School
2602 Edmond
St Joseph, MO, 64501
09-12
Coleman Elem. School
3312 Beck Rd
St Joseph, MO, 64506
PK-06
Colgan Alt. Resource Ctr. School
3510 Frederick Ave
St Joseph, MO, 64506
KG-12
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) 81.3% 75.0%
Black 8.7% 16.8%
Hispanic 8.0% 5.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.1% 51.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.6% 44.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.5% 7.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,398 $64,139,036 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $475 $5,643,950 4.1%
Staff $566 $6,725,212 4.9%
General Administration $116 $1,378,312 1.0%
School Administration $475 $5,643,950 4.1%
Operation $973 $11,561,186 8.4%
Transportation $386 $4,586,452 3.3%
Other $166 $1,972,412 1.4%
Total Support $3,158 $37,523,356 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,026 $35,954,932 26.1%
Total Expenditures $11,582 $137,617,324 100.0%
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%

School Districts serving St. Joseph, MO

Mid Buchanan Co. R V School District Agency, MO Schools