Seckman Senior High School

Seckman Senior High School serves 1,783 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 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%.
Seckman Senior High School operates within the Fox C-6 School District.
The school district's 93% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1783 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 100 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,783 students
Seckman Senior High School Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 100 teachers
Seckman Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1998-2012)
Students by Grade Seckman Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 13:1
Seckman Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1998-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Seckman Senior High School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Seckman Senior High School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
1%
18%
Seckman Senior High School Black (2008-2012)
White
96%
73%
Seckman Senior High School White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Seckman Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Seckman Senior 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 0.69
Seckman Senior High School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
19%
39%
Seckman Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2012)
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.
3%
7%
Seckman Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,333 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Fox C-6 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
2
Number of Students Managed 12,333 600
Fox C-6 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 93% 86%
Fox C-6 School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $113 MM n/a
Fox C-6 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $110 MM n/a
Fox C-6 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,695 $0
Fox C-6 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,479 $0
Fox C-6 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 Windsor High School (3.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Seckman Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Seckman Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Recommended August 20, 2012 - I think it is a good school and it offers a lot i think that people will be lucky to go to this school - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended June 01, 2009 - Wonderful Staff, great learning environment, Every teacher is willing to go to their highest peak to ensure that every student is at his/her level no matter what. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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