St. Joseph School District

  • 925 FELIX
  • ST JOSEPH, MO 64501
  • (816) 671-4000
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate81.4%82.4%
Dropout Rate2.3%4.9%
Per Pupil Spending$8,359$9,375
Students Per Teacher13.713.5
Number of Schools28-
Number of Students11,751-
Number of (FTE) Teachers861-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment11,75113.7
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students274
Kindergarten Students938
1st Grade Students934
2nd Grade Students878
3rd Grade Students874
4th Grade Students877
5th Grade Students905
6th Grade Students903
7th Grade Students841
8th Grade Students833
9th Grade Students897
10th Grade Students949
11th Grade Students834
12th Grade Students800
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native51
Asian or Pacific Islander133
Hispanic724
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,184
White (Non-Hispanic)9,645
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male6,017
Female5,720

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers86113.7
Prekindergarten Teachers14-
Kindergarten Teachers44-
Elementary Teachers437-
Secondary Teachers366-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides164
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors6
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors35
Elementary17
Secondary18
Other0.2
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians8
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff758
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators10
LEA Administrative Support Staff80
School Administrators38
School Administrative Support Staff4
Student Support Services99
Other Support Services Staff527

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$111,829,000-
Total Local Revenues$59,799,00053.5%
Property Tax$36,411,00032.6%
All Other Taxes$2,176,0001.9%
Other School Systems$303,0000.3%
Cities and Counties$1,215,0001.1%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$475,0000.4%
School Lunch$1,861,0001.7%
District Activity Receipts$2,318,0002.1%
Other Sales and Services$1,036,0000.9%
Interest Earnings$3,468,0003.1%
Miscellaneous$356,0000.3%
NCES and Census Revenue$10,180,0009.1%
Total State Revenues$39,999,00035.8%
General Formula Assistance$34,301,00030.7%
Staff Improvement Programs$987,0000.9%
Special Education Programs$656,0000.6%
Vocational Education Programs$753,0000.7%
School Lunch Programs$43,0000.04%
Transportation Programs$1,425,0001.3%
Other Programs$1,834,0001.6%
Total Federal Revenues$12,031,00010.8%
Through State - Title I$2,927,0002.6%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$2,530,0002.3%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$704,0000.6%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$61,0000.05%
Through State - Title V, Part A$16,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$341,0000.3%
Through State - Bilingual Education$70,0000.06%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$3,746,0003.3%
Through State - Other$991,0000.9%
Direct - Other$645,0000.6%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$98,171,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$59,620,00060.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$32,931,00033.5%
Student Support$5,579,0005.0%
Instructional Staff Support$6,226,0005.6%
General Administration Support$781,0000.7%
School Administration Support$4,946,0004.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$9,815,0008.8%
Student Transportation Support$3,642,0003.3%
Other Support Services$1,942,0001.7%
Total Other Expenditures$5,620,0005.7%
Food Services$5,620,0005.0%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 81.4%
Total Diploma Count 760
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12832.3%

Map and Listings of Schools Within St. Joseph School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 28
  • Students: 11,751
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 861
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BENTON HIGH SCHOOL
5655 South Fourth
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 9-12
896 15.7

5 out of 5
1 Review
BODE MIDDLE SCHOOL
720 North Noyes Blvd
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 7-8
472 12.0

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
BUCHANAN COUNTY ACADEMY
4720 Green Acres
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-12
- -

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CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
2602 Edmond
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 9-12
1,735 13.5

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
COLEMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3312 Beck Rd
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-6
484 13.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
EDISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
515 North 22nd
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
406 12.9

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
ELLISON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
45 Se 85th Rd
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-6
368 17.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
FIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2602 Gene Field
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-6
379 17.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
HALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2509 Duncan
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
360 13.4

5 out of 5
1 Review
HILLYARD TECHNICAL CENTER SCHOOL
3434 Faraon
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 9-12
- -

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HOSEA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
6401 Gordon St
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
509 16.4

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HUMBOLDT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1520 North Second St
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
438 12.6

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HYDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
509 Thompson
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-6
422 15.0

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LAFAYETTE HIGH SCHOOL
412 Highland Ave
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 9-12
849 15.9

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
LAKE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1800 Alabama
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
381 14.7

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LINDBERGH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2812 St Joseph Ave
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
522 13.5

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MARK TWAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
705 South 31st St
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-6
405 16.9

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NEELY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
1909 South Twelfth St
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
- -

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NOYES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1415 North 26th St
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
291 11.8

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PARKWAY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2900 Duncan
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
492 17.9

1 out of 5
1 Review
PERSHING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2610 Blackwell Rd
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-6
324 16.9

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PICKETT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3923 Pickett Rd
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
354 15.5

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ROBIDOUX MIDDLE SCHOOL
4212 St Joseph Ave
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 7-8
356 13.6

4 out of 5
16 Reviews
SJSD ALTERNATIVE RESOURCE CENTER SCHOOL
3510 Frederick Ave
St. Joseph, MO
Public | KG-12
- -

3 out of 5
1 Review
SKAITH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4701 Schoolside Ln
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
448 13.5

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SPRING GARDEN MIDDLE SCHOOL
5802 South 22nd
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 7-8
373 11.6

3.5 out of 5
5 Reviews
TRUMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL
3227 Olive
St. Joseph, MO
Public | 7-8
473 13.9

4 out of 5
5 Reviews
WEBSTER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
1211 North 18th St
St. Joseph, MO
Public | PK-6
- -

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