George Melcher Elementary School

3958 Chelsea, Kansas City, MO 64130 | (816) 418-6725
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 256
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: April Flowers
  • Fax: (816) 418-6730
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 256
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 144 (56.3%)
  • Females: 112 (43.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 16 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 200 (78.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 216 (84.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
George Melcher Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black23692.2%
Asian10.4%
Hispanic114.3%
White83.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For George Melcher Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten259.8%
1st Grade3413.3%
2nd Grade3614.1%
3rd Grade3814.8%
4th Grade3714.5%
5th Grade228.6%
6th Grade207.8%
7th Grade207.8%
8th Grade249.4%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
15.0
District:
15.0
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 5.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 17.1
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $70,297
Average Salary of Teachers: $54,446
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
95.5%
District:
98.5%
Percent of Teachers with No Certificate: 4.5%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that George Melcher Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Communication Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Science
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Not Met
Title I Status: School Improvement Level 5, Restructuring, Continuing
Years Receiving Sanctions: 7

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201010.2%20.9%43.9%
200925.0%20.0%41.0%
20082.4%17.6%40.8%
 
Mathematics Test
201018.0%28.5%47.8%
200941.7%25.8%45.0%
20089.8%22.7%44.3%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201023.0%25.2%51.7%
200913.9%24.7%47.0%
200818.4%24.3%45.6%
 
Mathematics Test
201028.2%29.1%49.1%
20092.8%22.2%44.9%
200810.2%21.3%44.7%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201022.7%29.5%51.8%
200911.6%22.7%49.4%
200829.2%25.8%48.7%
 
Mathematics Test
201013.6%32.5%52.4%
200917.0%21.0%47.8%
200812.5%20.7%46.3%
 
Science Test
201022.7%18.3%49.3%
20092.4%14.7%45.2%
20088.3%17.8%44.7%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201027.8%25.6%50.2%
200915.8%24.7%48.1%
200818.5%24.9%47.6%
 
Mathematics Test
201011.1%29.6%56.0%
20095.6%23.6%50.7%
20087.4%24.5%51.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201023.5%32.3%52.4%
200916.7%28.0%51.1%
 
Mathematics Test
201011.8%29.5%55.2%
20098.3%26.5%52.4%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201022.7%30.9%52.4%
 
Mathematics Test
20109.1%27.0%52.0%
 
Science Test
20104.5%19.0%48.4%
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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