Mehlville High School

Mehlville High School serves 1,849 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Mehlville High School operates within the Mehlville R-ix School District.
Mehlville R-ix School District's 92% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1849 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 115 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,849 students
Mehlville High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mehlville High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 115 teachers
Mehlville High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mehlville 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 0.33 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
Mehlville High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
5%
2%
Mehlville High School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Mehlville High School Black Students (1998-2013)
Black
11%
17%
Mehlville High School Black Students (1993-2013)
White
81%
73%
Mehlville High School White Students (1993-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Mehlville High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.33 0.22
Mehlville 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.
29%
42%
Mehlville High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Mehlville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mehlville R-ix School District's student population of 11,060 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 80% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,626 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 $8,193 is less than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mehlville R-ix School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
2
Number of Students Managed 11,060 586
Mehlville R-ix School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 92% 87%
Mehlville R-ix School District Graduation Rate (1993-2014)
District Total Revenue $96 MM $6 MM
Mehlville R-ix School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $91 MM $6 MM
Mehlville R-ix School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,626 $9,469
Mehlville R-ix School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,193 $9,562
Mehlville R-ix 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 Hancock Senior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Margaret Buerkle Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jamaa Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • Saint LouisMargaret Buerkle Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 600 students
    0.7 miles
    623 Buckley Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63125
    (314)467-6800
    0.76-8600
  • HazelwoodJamaa Learning CenterCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 156 students
    0.8 miles
    7220 North Lindbergh Blvd
    HazelwoodMO 63042
    (314)565-7609
    0.8KG-8156
  • Saint LouisBernard Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 681 students
    1.2 miles
    1054 Forder Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63129
    (314)467-6600
    1.26-8681
  • Saint LouisBierbaum Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 629 students
    1.3 miles
    2050 Union Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63125
    (314)467-5500
    1.3KG-5629
  • Saint LouisForder Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 448 students
    1.8 miles
    623 West Ripa Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63125
    (314)467-5600
    1.8KG-5448

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