Sherwood High School

Sherwood High School serves 281 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Sherwood High School operates within the Sherwood Cass R-viii School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 281 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 281 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade Sherwood High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.21. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Sherwood High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Black
1%
18%
White
96%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Sherwood High School Sch Ethnicity Sherwood High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.08 0.21
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%
39%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 897 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Sherwood Cass R-viii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 897 621
Graduation Rate 62% 86%
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $6 MM
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $8 MM $6 MM
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,195 $8,810
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,556 $8,968
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holden High School (13.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sherwood Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sherwood Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CreightonSherwood Elementary School
    33300 South Sherwood Dr
    CreightonMO 64739
    (660)499-2202
    0 mi | 403 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CreightonSherwood Middle School
    33300 South Sherwood Dr
    CreightonMO 64739
    (660)499-2239
    0 mi | 213 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • East LynneEast Lynne Elementary School
    24706 South State Rte K
    East LynneMO 64743
    (816)626-3511
    12.7 mi | 171 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HoldenHolden Elementary School
    1903 South Market
    HoldenMO 64040
    (816)732-6071
    13.7 mi | 620 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HoldenHolden High School
    1901 South Main
    HoldenMO 64040
    (816)732-5523
    13.8 mi | 405 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Henry County, MO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.07, which is lower than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Henry County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.