Pershing Middle School

2120 Ventura, Springfield, MO 65804 | (417) 523-2400
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 673
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Natalie Cauldwell
  • Fax: (417) 523-2495
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School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 673
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 351 (52.2%)
  • Females: 322 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 52 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 160 (23.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 212 (31.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Pershing Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian71.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Pershing Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade23034.2%
7th Grade23334.6%
8th Grade21031.2%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 19.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 16.6
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $84,175
Average Salary of Teachers: $45,583
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Pershing Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on May 03, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i hope the teacher don't belittle a kid in front of the whole class if this is true the teacher should be dismissed. I have heard too many bad things about the staff.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 22, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Pershing is a great middle school administered by fine professionals. The principal is exceptional as is the admin staff. Teachers are fun, but tough. Class sizes are a bit large, but well monitored. The school building itself has just been improved and is looking good. Pershing is in need of a larger gymnasium, but other then that, it is a great school. I have sent 3 kids through and they have all excelled and loved the experience, both academically and socially.

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