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Lexington Elementary School

Public | PK-5

 

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Posted April 22, 2014

My school is Lexington Elementary. Twenty-seven students in the 3rd, 4th and 5th grades scored Advanced/Proficient in Mathematics and Language Arts for 2012/2013. Shout-out to those Students and Teachers.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted April 28, 2010

This is not a good school very unprofessional and rude people. Not everyone but major of them. My son went there to years. 1st year was good because he had a teacher that was eilling to help.But staff overall is poor.
—Submitted by a parent


Posted October 31, 2009

Lexington Elementary is an excellent learning institution. The administrator as well as the staff believe that all students can learn as evidenced by the fact that for the past 3 years this school has made Adequate Yearly Progress. This school has a print rich environment and focuses on pride in your culture and community. The students are encouraged to be good citizens at school and after school. The principal's daily messages include not walking on the lawn, of your neighbors, the school's or anywhere in your community. In addition the students are encouraged to be cordial & respectful to their neighbors. The entire athmosphere is conducive to learning at every level. Staff continously model best practices that resignate to the students. Lexington is a pleasant place where students are the priority.


Posted July 14, 2008

great school and have great teachers that are excellent in teaching and friendly students!
—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 49% in 2013.

43 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
28%

2012

 
 
49%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
53%
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

43 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
26%

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
51%

2010

 
 
32%
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.

37 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
49%

2012

 
 
41%

2011

 
 
54%

2010

 
 
53%
Math

The state average for Math was 51% in 2013.

37 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
5%

2012

 
 
34%

2011

 
 
44%

2010

 
 
21%
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.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
55%

2012

 
 
43%

2011

 
 
52%

2010

 
 
57%
Math

The state average for Math was 55% in 2013.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
13%

2011

 
 
13%

2010

 
 
43%
Science

The state average for Science was 52% in 2013.

40 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
18%

2012

 
 
7%

2011

 
 
3%

2010

 
 
21%
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 Students28%
Black28%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch28%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students26%
Black26%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch26%
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 Students49%
Black49%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch50%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students5%
Black5%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch6%
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 Students55%
Black55%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch56%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Math

All Students33%
Black33%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch33%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Limited English proficient studentsn/a

Science

All Students18%
Black18%
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Free or reduced-price lunch18%
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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 99% 17%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 5%
Two or more races 0% 2%
White 0% 74%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 86%N/A45%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Ms. Barbara Anderson
Fax number
  • (314) 385-4158

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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5030 Lexington Ave
St. Louis, MO 63115
Phone: (314) 385-2522

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