Eldon High School

Eldon High School serves 592 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Eldon High School operates within the Eldon R-i School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 592 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 592 students
Eldon High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Eldon High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Eldon High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Eldon High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Eldon High School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Eldon High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
18%
Eldon High School Black (2006-2012)
White
96%
73%
Eldon High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Eldon High School Sch Ethnicity Eldon 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 0.43
Eldon High School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
50%
39%
Eldon High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
9%
7%
Eldon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,916 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Eldon R-i School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 1,916 575
Eldon R-i School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 83% 86%
Eldon R-i School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $6 MM
Eldon R-i School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $6 MM
Eldon R-i School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,591 $8,810
Eldon R-i School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,612 $8,968
Eldon R-i School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eldon Career Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dogwood Hills School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Eldon Eldon Career Center
    Vocational School
    112 South Pine St
    Eldon , MO , 65026
    (573)392-8060
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Eldon Dogwood Hills School
    Special Education School
    114 North Spruce
    Eldon , MO , 65026
    (573)392-5593
    Special Education School
    0.1  mi  |  17  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Eldon South Elementary School
    1210 South Maple St
    Eldon , MO , 65026
    (573)392-8030
    0.7  mi  |  617  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Eldon Eldon Middle School
    1400 North Grand Ave
    Eldon , MO , 65026
    (573)392-8020
    0.7  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Eldon Eldon Upper Elementary School
    409 East 15th St
    Eldon , MO , 65026
    (573)392-6364
    0.8  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  4-6

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