Southwest City Elementary School

411 Academy St, Southwest City, MO 64863 | (417) 762-3251
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 372
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 372 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8
  • Ranks 410th out of 653 middle schools in MO.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Not Met
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Deborah Wolin
  • Fax: (417) 762-3165
  • Website: www.mcdonaldco.k12.mo.us
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: 372
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 204 (54.8%)
  • Females: 168 (45.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 45 (12.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 213 (57.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 258 (69.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southwest City Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian236.2%
Black30.8%
Asian10.3%
Hispanic14839.8%
White19753.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southwest City Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten236.2%
Kindergarten4211.3%
1st Grade4111.0%
2nd Grade359.4%
3rd Grade5013.4%
4th Grade4311.6%
5th Grade379.9%
6th Grade308.1%
7th Grade4311.6%
8th Grade287.5%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
17.0
District:
18.0
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 13.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 12.6
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $71,475
Average Salary of Teachers: $41,516
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
100.0%
District:
98.2%
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 Southwest City Elementary School performed on average about the same as 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 2
Years Receiving Sanctions: 2

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201059.2%44.0%43.9%
200924.3%29.9%41.0%
200848.9%42.7%40.8%
 
Mathematics Test
201055.1%47.7%47.8%
200917.7%40.7%45.0%
200844.4%44.1%44.3%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201039.0%46.9%51.7%
200937.2%46.6%47.0%
200840.6%42.5%45.6%
 
Mathematics Test
201036.6%50.1%49.1%
200930.2%46.3%44.9%
200846.9%48.0%44.7%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201051.3%53.1%51.8%
200943.8%46.9%49.4%
200833.3%41.0%48.7%
 
Mathematics Test
201041.1%57.6%52.4%
200942.5%46.2%47.8%
200830.4%34.8%46.3%
 
Science Test
201036.8%47.9%49.3%
200939.4%38.1%45.2%
200815.5%29.8%44.7%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201050.0%43.7%50.2%
200941.5%37.5%48.1%
200835.7%38.4%47.6%
 
Mathematics Test
201054.9%62.8%56.0%
200931.7%46.6%50.7%
200832.2%43.1%51.0%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201053.5%47.4%52.4%
200942.3%45.0%51.1%
200858.6%45.5%49.3%
 
Mathematics Test
201050.0%58.6%55.2%
200926.9%47.8%52.4%
200872.4%47.9%49.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201039.2%40.4%52.4%
200962.0%49.0%50.2%
200826.9%44.1%48.4%
 
Mathematics Test
201042.8%54.6%52.0%
200979.3%57.3%47.0%
200840.7%41.0%44.3%
 
Science Test
201046.5%39.9%48.4%
200968.9%51.0%45.2%
200829.6%39.4%43.3%
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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