Columbia Elementary School

610 West F St, Joplin, MO 64802 | (417) 625-5325
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 255
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 255 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • Ranks 284th out of 1,209 elementary schools in MO.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Met
  • National Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2003

Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 128, Joplin, MO 64802
  • Principal or Admin: Lori Musser
  • Fax: (417) 625-5329
  • Website: www.joplin.k12.mo.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Joplin R-Viii School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,499
  • Graduation Rate: 69.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.8%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.1
  • Enrolled Students: 7,759

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 255
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 17.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 120 (47.1%)
  • Females: 135 (52.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 122 (47.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 142 (55.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Columbia Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.8%
Black155.9%
Asian52.0%
Hispanic31.2%
White23090.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Columbia Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3915.3%
1st Grade3814.9%
2nd Grade4718.4%
3rd Grade4618.0%
4th Grade4216.5%
5th Grade4316.9%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
19.0
District:
21.0
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 20.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 11.2
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $78,632
Average Salary of Teachers: $40,345
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
100.0%
District:
99.1%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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