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Santa Fe Elementary School

Public | K-5 | 386 students

 

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Posted October 5, 2006

I believe the teacher put their best foot forward but I was not impressed with the appearance and very disappointed with the Hickman Mills school district all together - lots of room for improvement - I have removed my children and moved to the NKC school district which I am very happy! The school also needs to enforce the uniform code or just do away with it al together - I don't understand the optional and then the kids that do wear a uniform get to go skating or receive special treats that other children don't get. Very wishy washy do it or don't do it but they need to make a stand.
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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.

68 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
27%

2012

 
 
15%

2011

 
 
25%

2010

 
 
15%
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

68 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
19%

2012

 
 
29%

2011

 
 
29%

2010

 
 
15%
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.

63 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
21%

2012

 
 
22%

2011

 
 
5%

2010

 
 
29%
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

66 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
23%

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
21%

2010

 
 
43%
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.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
27%

2012

 
 
13%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
32%
Math

The state average for Math was 55% in 2013.

60 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
27%

2012

 
 
23%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
43%
Science

The state average for Science was 52% in 2013.

59 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
17%

2012

 
 
10%

2011

 
 
17%

2010

 
 
28%
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 Students27%
Black27%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch23%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students19%
Black17%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch16%
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 Students21%
Black13%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch18%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students23%
Black15%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch22%
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 Students27%
Black28%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch27%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students27%
Black21%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch28%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Science

All Students17%
Black9%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch17%
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
Black 73% 17%
White 13% 75%
Hispanic 9% 5%
Asian 4% 2%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 89%N/A44%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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School Leader's name
  • Ms. Patricia Rowles
Fax number
  • (816) 316-7988

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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8908 Old Santa Fe Rd
Kansas City, MO 64138
Phone: (816) 316-7950

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