Dekalb Jr.-Sr. High School

Serves grades 7 - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
702 Main St
Dekalb, MO 64440
Phone
(816) 685-3211
District
BUCHANAN CO. R-IV
County
BUCHANAN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
125
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

7

(10 is best)

Better than 62.9% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Dekalb Jr.-Sr. High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 41
Proficiency in Reading 49 43
Proficiency in Math 30 38

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 44
Proficiency in Reading 69 48
Proficiency in Math 10.0 39

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 49
Proficiency in Reading 90 57
Proficiency in Math 49 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 7.86
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.23
AVG FOR STATE 13.33
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 23 18.4%
Grade 8 23 18.4%
Grade 9 17 13.6%
Grade 10 18 14.4%
Grade 11 20 16.0%
Grade 12 24 19.2%
Total 125 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.5% 99.0% 73.7%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 16.4%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.0% 7.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.5% 1.0% 2.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 44.0% 46.3% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.0% 30.5% 43.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.0% 15.9% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,119 6,137,428
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 23.4 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.6% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.7% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.6% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.7% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.4% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 801 2,400,564
Single Parent Households With Children 9.0% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.9% 89.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 11.8% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.2% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.6% 13.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 19.5% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 18.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.7% 19.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 11.1% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,617 $2,055,822 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $328 $120,048 3.0%
Staff $112 $40,992 1.0%
General Administration $978 $357,948 9.1%
School Administration $735 $269,010 6.8%
Operation $1,249 $457,134 11.6%
Transportation $667 $244,122 6.2%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $4,068 $1,488,888 37.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,079 $394,914 10.0%
Total Expenditures $10,765 $3,939,990 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,267 $5,724,225,739 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $481 $438,946,916 4.0%
Staff $486 $443,594,686 4.0%
General Administration $393 $359,420,191 3.2%
School Administration $623 $569,291,145 5.1%
Operation $1,060 $967,972,501 8.7%
Transportation $545 $497,721,832 4.5%
Other $265 $242,176,075 2.2%
Total Support $3,853 $3,519,073,353 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,034 $1,858,105,949 16.7%
Total Expenditures $12,153 $11,101,387,958 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%