Diamond High School

Diamond High School serves 261 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Diamond High School operates within the Diamond R-iv School District.
Diamond R-iv School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 261 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 261 students
Diamond High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Diamond High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Diamond High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Diamond High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased 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 10:1 15:1
Diamond High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
2%
Diamond High School Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Diamond High School Black Students (2003-2013)
White
93%
73%
Diamond High School White Students (1993-2013)
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
Diamond High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
31%
42%
Diamond High 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.
8%
7%
Diamond High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Diamond R-iv School District's student population of 859 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 87% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,406 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,374 is less than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Diamond R-iv School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 859 586
Diamond R-iv School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 87%
Diamond R-iv School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $6 MM
Diamond R-iv School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $8 MM $6 MM
Diamond R-iv School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,406 $9,469
Diamond R-iv School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,374 $9,562
Diamond R-iv School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 East Newton High School (9.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Diamond Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Diamond Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DiamondDiamond Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 338 students
    0 miles
    401 South Main
    DiamondMO 64840
    (417)325-5189
    0PK-4338
  • DiamondDiamond Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 260 students
    0 miles
    401 South Main
    DiamondMO 64840
    (417)325-5336
    05-8260
  • GranbyGranby Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 565 students
    6.2 miles
    440 East High St
    GranbyMO 64844
    (417)472-6279
    6.2PK-8565
  • JoplinSoaring Heights Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 317 students
    8.1 miles
    4594 East 20th St
    JoplinMO 64802
    (417)625-5330
    8.1KG-5317
  • NeoshoField Early Child./kdgn. Center
    Grades: PK | 143 students
    8.5 miles
    302 Smith Ave
    NeoshoMO 64850
    (417)451-8630
    8.5PK143

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