Puxico Junior High School



Puxico Junior High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Puxico Junior High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 60
7 66
8 53
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Puxico Junior High School is a public elementary school located in Puxico, MO in the Puxico R-VIII School District. It enrolls 179 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 179
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.92

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Puxico Junior High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 101
(56%)
269
(52%)
 Male 78
(44%)
247
(48%)

Puxico Junior High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 174
(97%)
501
(97%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
7
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Puxico Junior High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 98
(55%)
274
(53%)
 Not Eligible 65
(36%)
194
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(9%)
48
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Puxico Junior High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.7%) 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 Junior High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 164
2006 178
2007 165
2008 174
2009 172
2010 184
2011 173
2012 182
2013 171
2014 179
2015 179

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 15.1
2007 11.6
2008 12.7
2009 13.6
2010 13.9
2011 13
2012 14.1
2013 13.1
2014 12.9
2015 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65243902439024
2006 0.64606741573034
2007 0.61212121212121
2008 0.55747126436782
2009 0.61046511627907
2010 0.59782608695652
2011 0.57803468208092
2012 0.63736263736264
2013 0.64912280701754
2014 0.57541899441341
2015 0.63687150837989

Compare Puxico Junior High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
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 63.7%
 

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Puxico, MO
Public 06 - 08 179 12.9:1  
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Public 06 - 08 464 15.2:1 16 miles
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Public PK - 02 515 12.5:1 16 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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