Metro High School

4015 Mcpherson Ave

Saint Louis, MO 63108-3117

Tel: (314)534-3894
Grades 9-12
335 students
Metro High School serves 335 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Metro High School operates within the St. Louis City School District.
The school district's 57% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 335 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004, 2008)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 335 students
Metro High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Metro High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Metro High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Metro High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 14:1 15:1
Metro High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.63 0.22
Metro 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.
31%
42%
Metro 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.
12%
7%
Metro High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 27,017 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has decreased from 84% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,177 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,725 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
2
Number of Students Managed 27,017 586
St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 57% 87%
St. Louis City School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $399 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $414 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,177 $9,469
St. Louis City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,725 $9,562
St. Louis City 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 Grand Center Arts Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Stevens Middle Community Ed. (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cole Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Saint LouisCole Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 387 students3935 Enright Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63108
    (314)533-0894
    0.4PK-8387
  • Saint LouisStevens Middle Community Ed.
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-81033 Whittier St
    Saint LouisMO 63113
    (314)533-8550
    0.66-8n/a
  • Saint LouisGrand Center Arts Academy
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 6-10 | 548 students711 North Grand
    Saint LouisMO 63103
    (314)533-1791
    0.76-10548
  • Saint LouisPreclarus Mastery Academy
    Charter School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 205 students620 North Grand Blvd
    Saint LouisMO 63103
    (314)454-0815
    0.75-8205
  • Saint LouisMiller Career Academy
    Vocational School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 710 students1000 North Grand
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)371-0394
    0.89-12710

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