Cross Keys Middle School

Cross Keys Middle School serves 877 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Cross Keys Middle School operates within the Ferguson-florissant R-ii School District.

School Overview

The student population of 877 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 877 students
Cross Keys Middle School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Cross Keys Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Cross Keys Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Cross Keys Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Cross Keys Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Cross Keys Middle School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
75%
16%
Cross Keys Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
18%
73%
Cross Keys Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Cross Keys Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.41 0.44
Cross Keys 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.
56%
42%
Cross Keys Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
9%
7%
Cross Keys Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Ferguson-florissant R-ii School District's student population of 12,056 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,817 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Ferguson-florissant R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
24
2
Number of Students Managed 12,056 583
Ferguson-florissant R-ii School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $127 MM n/a
Ferguson-florissant R-ii School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $137 MM n/a
Ferguson-florissant R-ii School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,817 n/a
Ferguson-florissant R-ii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,654 n/a
Ferguson-florissant R-ii 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 Mccluer North High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wedgwood Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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