Kickapoo High School

Kickapoo High School serves 1,790 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Kickapoo High School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1790 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,790 students
Kickapoo High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kickapoo High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Kickapoo High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kickapoo High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 20:1 15:1
Kickapoo High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
2%
Kickapoo High School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Kickapoo High School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
5%
16%
Kickapoo High School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
89%
73%
Kickapoo High School White Students (1992-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Kickapoo 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.
0.21 0.22
Kickapoo 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.
18%
42%
Kickapoo High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Kickapoo High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,609 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,899 is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,747 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,609 586
Springfield R-xii School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 87%
Springfield R-xii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $241 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,899 $9,469
Springfield R-xii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,747 $9,562
Springfield R-xii 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 Parkview High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cherokee Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horace Mann Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SpringfieldHorace Mann Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 445 students3745 South Broadway
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-4400
    0.7PK-5445
  • SpringfieldCowden Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 281 students2927 South Kimbrough
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-3500
    1PK-5281
  • SpringfieldWalt Disney Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 547 students4100 South Fremont
    SpringfieldMO 65804
    (417)523-3600
    1.2KG-5547
  • SpringfieldHolland Elementary School
    1.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 244 students2403 South Holland
    SpringfieldMO 65804
    (417)523-4100
    1.7PK-5244
  • SpringfieldMark Twain Elementary School
    1.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 487 students2352 South Weaver
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-4300
    1.9KG-5487

School Reviews

We have had 2 children at Kickapoo and loved it. We've had great experiences with teachers, counselors, staff and athletics. We've been attending Chiefs sports since 1999 and will continue as long as we live in Springfield.
- Posted by Parent, 09/21/09

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