Carr Lane Vpa Middle School

1004 North Jefferson Ave

Saint Louis, MO 63106-2203

Tel: (314)231-0413
Grades 6-8
610 students
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School serves 610 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 610 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 610 students
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
93%
16%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
5%
73%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Carr Lane Vpa Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.22
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
94%
42%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,203 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,177 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,725 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
2
Number of Students Managed 29,203 586
St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $399 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $414 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,177 $9,469
St. Louis City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,725 $9,562
St. Louis City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Vashon High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gateway Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gateway Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint LouisGateway Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 592 students1200 North Jefferson Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-2295
    0.16-8592
  • Saint LouisGateway Elementary School
    Magnet School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 576 students4 Gateway Dr
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-8255
    0.2PK-5576
  • Saint LouisElias Michael Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 72 students2 Gateway Dr
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-0993
    0.3PK-872
  • Saint LouisDunbar And Br. Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 253 students1415 North Garrison Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)533-2526
    0.6PK-6253
  • Saint LouisJefferson Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 274 students1301 Hogan St
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)231-2459
    0.6PK-6274

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