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56%
  • Sikeston Sr. High
  • 200 Pine St, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 975
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
49%
  • Lee Hunter Elementary.
  • 315 Baker Ln, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: 1 - 4 · Students: 426
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
45%
  • Scott Co. Central Elementary.
  • 20794 Us Hwy 61, Sikeston
  • SCOTT CO. CENTRAL
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 193
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
42%
  • Southeast Elementary.
  • Ables Rd, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: 1 - 4 · Students: 331
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
37%
  • Scott Co. Central High
  • 20794 Us Hwy 61, Sikeston
  • SCOTT CO. CENTRAL
  • Grades: 7 - 12 · Students: 169
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
34%
  • 7th And 8th Grade Center.
  • 510 Lindenwood Ave, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 531
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
32%
  • Matthews Elementary.
  • 604 Elm Street, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: 1 - 4 · Students: 339
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
32%
  • 5th And 6th Grade Center.
  • 100 Twitty Dr, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: 5 - 6 · Students: 525
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
20%
  • New Dawn School
  • 710 Glenn Dr, Sikeston
  • MO SCHLS FOR THE SEV DISABLED
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 34
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 7:1
n/a
  • Sikeston Kindergarten Center.
  • 1310 E Salcedo Rd, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: PK - KG · Students: 379
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
n/a
  • Sikeston Career Tech. Center.
  • 200 Pine St, Sikeston
  • SIKESTON R-6
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 0
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Sikeston Hope Center.
  • Po Box 867, Sikeston
  • DIVISION OF YOUTH SERVICE
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 9
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
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Sikeston school information

IndexSikestonMissouriNational
Average Test Scores38%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:114:116:1
Total public schools151,89979,221
Total private schools253124,874
Total post-secondary schools12137,963
The Sikeston, MO educational system consists of 15 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Sikeston public schools have average test scores of 38% which is 25% lower than than the Missouri average and 22% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Sikeston public schools is 12:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.9% have completed high school, 19.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Sikeston

IndexSikestonMissouriNational
Completed 8th grade83.5%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.9%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college47.6%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree24.9%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.5%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters8.5%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.3%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.6%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 15 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Sikeston. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Sikeston, MO schools is 38%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Sikeston, MO, an average of 83.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Sikeston schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Sikeston, MO schools.

Source: The Sikeston, 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.