Yeokum Middle School

613 West Mill, Belton, MO 64012 | (816) 348-1042
  • Grades: 7-8
  • Student Enrollment: 725
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 613 W Mill, Belton, MO 64012
  • Principal or Admin: Michelle Norman
  • Fax: (816) 348-1534
  • Website: www.beltonschools.org
School District Details
  • Belton 124 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,823
  • Graduation Rate: 82.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.2
  • Enrolled Students: 5,123

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 725
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 50.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 354 (48.8%)
  • Females: 371 (51.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 78 (10.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 265 (36.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 343 (47.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Yeokum Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Black8211.3%
Asian91.2%
Hispanic628.6%
White56978.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Yeokum Middle School
  Number Percent
7th Grade36149.8%
8th Grade36450.2%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
16.0
District:
19.0
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 3.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 12.0
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $90,156
Average Salary of Teachers: $46,507
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
96.4%
District:
98.1%
Percent of Teachers with Special Certificates
School:
3.6%
District:
1.9%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Yeokum Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 16, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Did Yeokum play PLE yesterday in track or is it today?
    Thank you,
    Sue Mapes
    grandmother of track player at PLE in LS, MO.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Yeokum Middle School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Communication Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Not Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201048.1%47.9%52.4%
200945.2%44.7%51.1%
200849.4%49.1%49.3%
 
Mathematics Test
201046.4%46.3%55.2%
200937.4%37.0%52.4%
200846.4%46.2%49.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201043.1%42.7%52.4%
200940.3%40.3%50.2%
200849.4%49.4%48.4%
 
Mathematics Test
201035.6%35.3%52.0%
200932.5%32.5%47.0%
200838.2%38.2%44.3%
 
Science Test
201038.5%38.1%48.4%
200944.6%44.6%45.2%
200841.8%41.8%43.3%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201077.3%72.4%57.3%
200981.5%65.3%52.7%
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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