School Details

Platte City Middle School

900 Pirate Dr, Platte City, MO 64079
(816) 858-2036
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 565 students 15 students/teacher (MO avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

62%
60%
52%
59%
57%
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
  • Platte County R-III average
  • Missouri state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

63%
61%
55%
67%
64%
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
  • Platte County R-III average
  • Missouri state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

71%
68%
55%
36%
34%
42%
60%
58%
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
  • Platte County R-III average
  • Missouri state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

91%
69%
57%

End-of-Course Assessments (EOC)

In 2011-2012 Missouri used the End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments to test high school students in Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, English I, English II, American History, Government, and Biology. The EOC Assessments are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Missouri for each subject. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Platte County R-III average
  • Missouri state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Platte City Middle School is a public middle school in Platte City. The principal of Platte City Middle School is Mr. Chris Miller, whose e-mail is Millerc@Pcriii.K12.Mo.Us. 565 children attend Platte City Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 16% of the 565 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Platte City Middle School is 15:1. Patton Junior High School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 87% 84%
Black, non-Hispanic 5% 8%
Hispanic 5% 6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9% 2%
Multiracial 0.9% %
Asian 0.5% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.2% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 16% 19%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    This is the best school my daughter has ever attended.

  • (6 years ago)

    Very disappointed in the ethics/conduct of some teachers and the lack of discipline by the administration. Academically on par with most public schools. Does the character of the teachers matter? Of course it does.

  • (6 years ago)

    I am contiually pleased with the professionalism of the staff and their committment to educating each child

  • (10 years ago)

    The Map Test Scores here are among the finest in the state. We look forward to another 3 years.

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