Carthage Technical Center

1100 East Airport Dr

Carthage, MO 64836-1332

Tel: (417)359-7026
Grades 9-12
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Carthage Technical Center operates within the Carthage R-ix School District.
Carthage R-ix School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students n/a
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Carthage Technical Center Total Teachers (2003-2014)

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 n/a 15:1
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.
n/a 0.22
Carthage Technical Center Diversity Score (2003-2014)
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.
n/a
42%
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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

Carthage R-ix School District's student population of 4,646 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 82% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,554 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,994 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Carthage R-ix School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 4,646 586
Carthage R-ix School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 87%
Carthage R-ix School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $6 MM
Carthage R-ix School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $43 MM $6 MM
Carthage R-ix School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,554 $9,469
Carthage R-ix School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,994 $9,562
Carthage R-ix School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 1986 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Carthage High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carthage Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mark Twain Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CarthageCarthage High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1238 students
    0.5 miles
    2600 South River
    CarthageMO 64836
    (417)359-7020
    0.59-121238
  • CarthageCarthage Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 678 students
    0.6 miles
    714 South Main
    CarthageMO 64836
    (417)359-7050
    0.67-8678
  • CarthageCarthage Middle School
    Grades: 5-6 | 702 students
    0.9 miles
    827 East Centennial
    CarthageMO 64836
    (417)359-7246
    0.95-6702
  • CarthageMark Twain Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 294 students
    0.9 miles
    1435 South Main
    CarthageMO 64836
    (417)359-7080
    0.9KG-4294
  • CarthageColumbian Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 465 students
    1.4 miles
    1015 West Macon
    CarthageMO 64836
    (417)359-7060
    1.4KG-4465

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