Southwest Elementary School

915 West Grant St, Dexter, MO 63841 | (573) 614-1015
  • Grades: PK-2
  • Student Enrollment: 497
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 497 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-2
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Not Met
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 915 W Grant St, Dexter, MO 63841
  • Principal or Admin: Sherry Matthews
  • Fax: (573) 614-1017
  • Website: www.dexter.k12.mo.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Dexter R-Xi School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,112
  • Graduation Rate: 81.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.2
  • Enrolled Students: 2,055

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 497
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 40.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 245 (49.3%)
  • Females: 252 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 228 (45.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 256 (51.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southwest Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black81.6%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic61.2%
White48096.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southwest Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten316.2%
Kindergarten17034.2%
1st Grade15030.2%
2nd Grade14629.4%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
19.0
District:
18.0
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 24.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 12.4
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $71,756
Average Salary of Teachers: $42,399
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
100.0%
District:
97.9%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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