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: 2017 (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
134
Classroom Teachers
17

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.0% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

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

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48.00 47
Proficiency in Reading 67.20 51
Proficiency in Math 28.8 42

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 7.88
AVG FOR DISTRICT 10.96
AVG FOR STATE 13.47
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 7 22 16.4%
Grade 8 23 17.2%
Grade 9 20 14.9%
Grade 10 25 18.7%
Grade 11 18 13.4%
Grade 12 26 19.4%
Total 134 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.7% 98.9% 74.2%
Black 1.5% 0.6% 16.6%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.0% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.6% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.0% 50.0% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 32.8% 36.1% 44.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.2% 13.9% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 2,165 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 23.9 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.1% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.5% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.4% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 831 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 9.6% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.4% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 11.5% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.6% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.6% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 18.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.9% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.8% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.9% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 14.9% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,080 $2,055,040 51.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $349 $117,962 2.9%
Staff $166 $56,108 1.4%
General Administration $1,012 $342,056 8.5%
School Administration $778 $262,964 6.6%
Operation $1,349 $455,962 11.4%
Transportation $604 $204,152 5.1%
Other $0 $0 0.0%
Total Support $4,257 $1,438,866 35.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,521 $514,098 12.8%
Total Expenditures $11,858 $4,008,004 100.0%
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%