Avg. test scores 5%
High school dipl. 35%
Bachelors degree 73%

East Prairie school information

IndexEast PrairieMissouriNational
Average Test Scores47%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools41,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in East Prairie are 5% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 4 public schools in East Prairie
  • 64.6% of people in East Prairie have completed 8th grade
  • 54.4% of people in East Prairie have completed high school
  • 8.3% of people in East Prairie have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in East Prairie

      IndexEast PrairieMissouriNational
      Completed 8th grade64.6%86.0%84.3%
      Completed high school54.4%84.2%83.0%
      Completed some college29.5%57.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree10.2%35.2%38.5%
      Completed bachelors8.3%27.6%30.3%
      Completed masters2.7%10.4%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.5%2.8%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%

      East Prairie, MO School Districts

      • East Prairie R-II School District

      There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in East Prairie. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for East Prairie, MO schools is 47%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In East Prairie, MO, an average of 64.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 54.4% have completed high school.

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Sikeston, MO16,46438%22%
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      Hickman, KY2,32132%34%
      Matthews, MO77325%50%
      East Prairie, MO3,15147%5%

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      East Prairie, MO3,15147%5%
      Source: The East Prairie, MO education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.