School Details

Margaret Buerkle Middle School

623 Buckley Rd, St. Louis, MO 63125
(314) 467-6800
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 618 students 17 students/teacher (MO avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

40%
54%
52%
40%
54%
57%

Missouri Assessment Program (MAP)

In 2011-2012 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 results for math, communication arts, and science are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Mehlville R-Ix School District average
  • Missouri state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

49%
63%
55%
48%
67%
59%

Missouri Assessment Program (MAP)

In 2011-2012 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 results for math, communication arts, and science are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Mehlville R-Ix School District average
  • Missouri state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

64%
66%
55%
56%
59%
42%
47%
55%
51%

Missouri Assessment Program (MAP)

In 2011-2012 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 results for math, communication arts, and science are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Mehlville R-Ix School District average
  • Missouri state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Margaret Buerkle Middle School is a public middle school in Mehlville. The principal of Margaret Buerkle Middle School is Mr. John Weber, who can be contacted at Weberjr@Mehlville.K12.Mo.Us. 618 students attend Margaret Buerkle Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Asian. 41% of the 618 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Margaret Buerkle Middle School is 17:1. Bernard Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 81% 86%
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 3%
Asian 3% %
Hispanic 2% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 13% 10%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.09%
Multiracial 0.2% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 41% 15%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    Great teachers that really care about you.

  • (7 years ago)

    Hi I am a student here at Buerkle. This school is more nice and more active and everything else nice. All the teachers are great. The principle is very nice.

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