Lexington High School

Lexington High School serves 245 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Lexington High School operates within the Lexington R-v School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 245 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 245 students
Lexington High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lexington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Lexington High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lexington 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 0.30 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 13:1 15:1
Lexington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
Lexington High School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Lexington High School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
5%
16%
Lexington High School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
83%
73%
Lexington High School White Students (1992-2014)
Two or more races
8%
2%
Lexington High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Lexington 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.
0.30 0.22
Lexington 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.
35%
42%
Lexington 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.
6%
7%
Lexington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 954 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,615 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,499 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Lexington R-v School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 954 586
Lexington R-v School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 87%
Lexington R-v School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $6 MM
Lexington R-v School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $11 MM $6 MM
Lexington R-v School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,615 $9,469
Lexington R-v School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,499 $9,562
Lexington R-v 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 Lex La-ray Technical Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lexington Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leslie Bell Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LexingtonLex La-ray Technical Center
    Vocational School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-122323 High School Dr
    LexingtonMO 64067
    (660)259-2264
    0.19-12n/a
  • LexingtonLexington Middle School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 274 students1111 South 24th St
    LexingtonMO 64067
    (660)259-4611
    0.35-8274
  • LexingtonLeslie Bell Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 435 students400 South 20th St
    LexingtonMO 64067
    (660)259-4341
    0.6PK-4435
  • HardinHardin-central Elementary School
    6.9 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 138 students500 Ne 1st St
    HardinMO 64035
    (660)398-4394
    6.9PK-6138
  • HardinHardin-central High School
    6.9 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 113 students500 Ne 1st St
    HardinMO 64035
    (660)398-4394
    6.97-12113

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