PROFICIENCY 37% 28% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%ST. JOSEPH
47%St. Joseph
51%Missouri

Spring Garden Middle School is a school servicing grades 7 to 8 and is located in the district of "ST. JOSEPH" in St. Joseph, MO. There are a total of 356 students and 29 teachers at Spring Garden Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 217 free lunch students and 42 reduced lunch students.

Spring Garden Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 36.5%, which is 28% lower than the Missouri average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students356
Teachers29.35
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch217
Reduced lunch42

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Spring Garden Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All24%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
720-24%
815-19%
High School>= 80%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
745-49%
845-49%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Spring Garden Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMissouriNational
Caucasian 83.8% 78.8% 75.3% 51.1%
African American 6.6% 7.9% 14.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 1.4% 1.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.6% 6.9% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.5% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.5% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.9% 4.0% 2.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Hyde Elementary.57%1.0St. Joseph, MO
Benton High52%1.1St. Joseph, MO
Hosea Elementary.32%1.7St. Joseph, MO
Helen M Davis School20%2.5St. Joseph, MO
Carden Park Elementary45%2.5St. Joseph, MO
Parkway Elementary.44%2.6St. Joseph, MO
Lake Elementary.40%2.6St. Joseph, MO
Pickett Elementary.47%2.7St. Joseph, MO
Mark Twain Elementary.45%3.3St. Joseph, MO
Skaith Elementary.42%3.3St. Joseph, MO
Truman Middle School32%3.3St. Joseph, MO
Central High62%3.5St. Joseph, MO

St. Joseph demographics profile

StatisticSt. JosephMissouriNational
Population76,9016,059,651318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,7478691
Median age35.738.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%57%55%
Speak English93%94%79%
Speak Spanish4%3%13%

Education level achieved in St. Joseph

IndexSt. JosephMissouriNational
Completed 8th grade81.2%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school79.2%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college50.1%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.4%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.1%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters6.7%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.1%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Spring Garden Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.