Kirkwood Senior High School

Kirkwood Senior High School serves 1,823 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Kirkwood Senior High School operates within the Kirkwood R-vii School District.
Kirkwood R-vii School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1823 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 111 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,823 students
Kirkwood Senior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Kirkwood Senior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 111 teachers
Kirkwood Senior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Kirkwood Senior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more 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 16:1 15:1
Kirkwood Senior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
2%
Kirkwood Senior High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Kirkwood Senior High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
19%
17%
Kirkwood Senior High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
75%
73%
Kirkwood Senior High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Kirkwood Senior High 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.
0.40 0.22
Kirkwood Senior 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.
13%
42%
Kirkwood Senior 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.
n/a
7%
Kirkwood Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

Kirkwood R-vii School District's student population of 5,919 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,180 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 $12,751 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 26% over four years.
School District Name Kirkwood R-vii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 5,919 586
Kirkwood R-vii School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 99% 87%
Kirkwood R-vii School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $6 MM
Kirkwood R-vii School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $68 MM $6 MM
Kirkwood R-vii School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,180 $9,469
Kirkwood R-vii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,751 $9,562
Kirkwood R-vii 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 External Sites (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Kirkwood Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W. W. Keysor Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis W. W. Keysor Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 510 students
    0.4 miles
    725 North Geyer Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314)213-6120
    0.4KG-5510
  • Saint LouisNorth Kirkwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 605 students
    0.7 miles
    11287 Manchester Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314)213-6170
    0.76-8605
  • Saint LouisF. P. Tillman Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 544 students
    1.1 miles
    230 Quan Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314)213-6150
    1.1KG-5544
  • Saint Louis Westchester Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 470 students
    1.1 miles
    1416 Woodgate Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314)213-6160
    1.1KG-5470
  • Saint LouisGeorge R. Robinson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 484 students
    1.4 miles
    803 Couch Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314)213-6140
    1.4KG-5484

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