Purdy High School

Purdy High School serves 194 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Purdy High School operates within the Purdy R-ii School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 194 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 194 students
Purdy High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Purdy High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Purdy High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Purdy High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 11:1 15:1
Purdy High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Purdy High School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
26%
5%
Purdy High School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
1%
16%
Purdy High School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
69%
73%
Purdy High School White Students (1992-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Purdy 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.
0.46 0.22
Purdy 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.
45%
42%
Purdy 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.
10%
7%
Purdy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,743 is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,784 is less than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Purdy R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 683 586
Purdy R-ii School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 87%
Purdy R-ii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $6 MM $6 MM
Purdy R-ii School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $6 MM $6 MM
Purdy R-ii School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,743 $9,469
Purdy R-ii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,784 $9,562
Purdy R-ii 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 Oakview School (7.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Purdy Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Purdy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PurdyPurdy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 298 students201 South 3rd St
    PurdyMO 65734
    (417)442-3217
    0PK-4298
  • PurdyPurdy Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 191 students201 South 3rd St
    PurdyMO 65734
    (417)442-7066
    05-8191
  • MonettOakview School
    Special Education School
    7.4 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 16 students200 Linden St
    MonettMO 65708
    (417)235-3951
    7.4KG-1216
  • MonettMonett Elementary School
    7.5 miles | Grades: PK-2 | 634 students601 Learning Ln
    MonettMO 65708
    (417)235-3411
    7.5PK-2634
  • MonettMonett Intermediate
    7.8 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 358 students711 9th St
    MonettMO 65708
    (417)235-6151
    7.85-6358

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