Puxico Elementary



Puxico Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Puxico Elementary Students by Grade
PK 5
K 50
1 61
2 52
3 60
4 57
5 52
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Puxico Elementary is a public elementary school located in Puxico, MO in the Puxico R-VIII School District. It enrolls 337 students in grades 1st through 12th. Puxico Elementary is the 665th largest public school in Missouri and the 38,230th largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 337
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,230th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Missouri: 665th out of 1,262
Student/Teacher Rank in Missouri: 328th out of 1,258
Full Time Teacher Rank in Missouri: 510th out of 1,258

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Puxico Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 169
(50%)
247
(48%)
 Female 168
(50%)
269
(52%)

Puxico Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 327
(97%)
501
(97%)
 Black 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Puxico Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 176
(52%)
274
(53%)
 Not Eligible 129
(38%)
194
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(9%)
48
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,252 ranked schools in Missouri, Puxico Elementary is ranked 501st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Puxico Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Puxico Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 364
2006 381
2007 364
2008 367
2009 363
2010 365
2011 353
2012 304
2013 313
2014 344
2015 337

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 14
2007 11.8
2008 12.4
2009 12.2
2010 12.4
2011 11.8
2012 10.4
2013 11
2014 12
2015 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62087912087912
2006 0.59580052493438
2007 0.5989010989011
2008 0.54768392370572
2009 0.60330578512397
2010 0.61095890410959
2011 0.56657223796034
2012 0.64802631578947
2013 0.64536741214058
2014 0.65697674418605
2015 0.61721068249258

Compare Puxico Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,356.8% 13.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 61.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Puxico Elementary
Puxico, MO
Public PK - 05 337 12.2:1  
Puxico Junior High School
Puxico, MO
Public 06 - 08 179 12.9:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 08 375 13.6:1 13 miles
Zalma Elementary
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Public KG - 06 122 10.6:1 14 miles
Bloomfield Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 210 15.7:1 14 miles
Bloomfield Elementary
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Public PK - 04 294 13.1:1 14 miles
Lake Road Elementary
Poplar Bluff, MO
Public 01 - 04 278 12.9:1 16 miles
Central Elementary
Dexter, MO
Public 03 - 05 493 13.3:1 16 miles
T. S. Hill Middle School
Dexter, MO
Public 06 - 08 464 15.2:1 16 miles
Southwest Elementary
Dexter, MO
Public PK - 02 515 12.5:1 16 miles
Westwood Baptist Academy
Poplar Bluff, MO
Private PK - 12 238 16:1 20 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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