Gideon High School

Gideon High School serves 134 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Gideon High School operates within the Gideon 37 School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 134 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 134 students
Gideon High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Gideon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Gideon High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Gideon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
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 13:1 15:1
Gideon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
White
100%
73%
Gideon High School White Students (1992-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Gideon High 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.
n/a 0.22
Gideon High School Diversity Score (1992-2014)
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.
50%
42%
Gideon 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.
9%
7%
Gideon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 294 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,749 is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,030 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Gideon 37 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 294 586
Gideon 37 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 87%
Gideon 37 School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $3 MM $6 MM
Gideon 37 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $3 MM $6 MM
Gideon 37 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,749 $9,469
Gideon 37 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,030 $9,562
Gideon 37 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 Bootheel School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bootheel School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gideon Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gideon Gideon Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 160 students400 Main
    GideonMO 63848
    (573)448-3447
    0.1PK-6160
  • ClarktonBootheel School
    Special Education School
    2.6 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 16 studentsHwy 162
    ClarktonMO 63837
    (573)448-3773
    2.6KG-1216
  • ClarktonClarkton Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 191 studentsHwy 162
    ClarktonMO 63837
    (573)448-3712
    2.6PK-6191
  • ClarktonClarkton High School
    2.6 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 150 studentsHwy 162
    ClarktonMO 63837
    (573)448-3712
    2.67-12150
  • HolcombHolcomb High School
    6.6 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 254 students102 South Cherry
    HolcombMO 63852
    (573)792-3362
    6.67-12254

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