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Davidson Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 345 students

 

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Posted October 26, 2014

Davidson is one big family. We work hard together and support each other and the community. The teachers care about the students and work hard to foster a safe and positive learning environment for kids.
—Submitted by a teacher


Posted October 27, 2006

I love the school. The school is small and has small class sizes. The teachers are friendly, offering a great environment and opportunities for learning. The Music and Art curriculum are amazing. The before and after school care program is also excellent.
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

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 42% in 2014.

52 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
35%

2013

 
 
38%

2012

 
 
35%

2011

 
 
35%
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2014.

52 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
69%

2013

 
 
36%

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
37%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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 46% in 2014.

56 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
48%

2013

 
 
47%

2012

 
 
51%

2011

 
 
42%
Math

The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

57 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
47%

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
51%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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 51% in 2014.

64 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
42%

2013

 
 
42%

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
47%
Math

The state average for Math was 53% in 2014.

65 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
49%

2013

 
 
37%

2012

 
 
59%

2011

 
 
55%
Science

The state average for Science was 48% in 2014.

66 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
41%

2013

 
 
31%

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
40%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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 Students35%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic50%
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White29%
Free or reduced-price lunch28%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient students35%

Math

All Students69%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic64%
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White75%
Free or reduced-price lunch59%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient students65%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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 Students48%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic30%
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White71%
Free or reduced-price lunch42%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient students30%

Math

All Students47%
Blackn/a
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic36%
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White71%
Free or reduced-price lunch43%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient students27%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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 Students42%
Black43%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White47%
Free or reduced-price lunch39%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient students20%

Math

All Students49%
Black29%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White58%
Free or reduced-price lunch43%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient students55%

Science

All Students41%
Black20%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
White56%
Free or reduced-price lunch32%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient students36%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 54% 74%
Black 16% 17%
Hispanic 14% 5%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 2%
Two or more races 6% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 2% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 59%N/A45%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Ms. Leah Martisko
Fax number
  • (816) 413-4855

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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5100 North Highland
Kansas City, MO 64118
Phone: (816) 413-4850

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