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Korte Elementary School

Public | PK-5 | 684 students

 

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Posted August 23, 2013

KORTE IS FANTASTIC! MY 1ST GRADER IS UP EARLY EVERY MORNING READY TO GO TO SCHOOL WITHOUT ME EVEN TELLING HIM LOL!
—Submitted by a parent


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The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Communication Arts

The state average for Communication Arts was 49% in 2013.

131 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
20%

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
20%

2010

 
 
28%
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

132 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
32%

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
26%

2010

 
 
34%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

The state average for Communication Arts was 54% in 2013.

105 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
35%

2012

 
 
34%

2011

 
 
38%

2010

 
 
30%
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

105 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
24%

2012

 
 
22%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
29%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

The state average for Communication Arts was 53% in 2013.

115 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
28%

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
29%

2010

 
 
41%
Math

The state average for Math was 55% in 2013.

114 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
25%

2012

 
 
24%

2011

 
 
32%

2010

 
 
49%
Science

The state average for Science was 52% in 2013.

114 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
27%

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
45%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

All Students20%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic7%
White27%
Free or reduced-price lunch17%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students32%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic19%
White41%
Free or reduced-price lunch30%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; data is not reported if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

All Students35%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
White39%
Free or reduced-price lunch36%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students24%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
White25%
Free or reduced-price lunch25%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; data is not reported if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Communication Arts

All Students28%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
White31%
Free or reduced-price lunch26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students25%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
White26%
Free or reduced-price lunch23%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Science

All Students27%
Blackn/a
Hispanicn/a
White32%
Free or reduced-price lunch25%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Missouri used the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in math and communication arts, and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The MAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Missouri. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

The different student groups are identified by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education; data is not reported if there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group.

Source: Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 66% 75%
Hispanic 16% 5%
Black 11% 17%
Two or more races 4% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 1% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian 0% 2%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 84%N/A44%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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School basics

School Leader's name
  • Dr. R D Mallams
Fax number
  • (816) 521-5641

Resources

Extra learning resources offered
  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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2437 South Hardy Ave 2431
Independence, MO 64052
Phone: (816) 521-5430

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