Kirkwood Senior High School

Kirkwood Senior High School serves 1,709 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Kirkwood Senior High School operates within the Kirkwood R-vii School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1709 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 108 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,709 students
Kirkwood Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 108 teachers
Students by Grade Kirkwood Senior 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 0.42 is more 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 16:1 13:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
18%
18%
White
74%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Kirkwood Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Kirkwood 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.
0.42 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.
9%
39%
Kirkwood Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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.
n/a
7%
Kirkwood Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Kirkwood R-vii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 5,429 621
Kirkwood R-vii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 86%
Kirkwood R-vii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $6 MM
Kirkwood R-vii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $64 MM $6 MM
Kirkwood R-vii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,541 $8,810
Kirkwood R-vii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,091 $8,968
Kirkwood R-vii 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 Hiram Neuwoehner High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Kirkwood Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W. W. Keysor Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • KirkwoodHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award W. W. Keysor Elementary School
    725 North Geyer Rd
    KirkwoodMO 63122
    (314)213-6120
    0.4 mi | 425 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • KirkwoodNorth Kirkwood Middle School
    11287 Manchester Rd
    KirkwoodMO 63122
    (314)213-6170
    0.7 mi | 600 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • KirkwoodHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Westchester Elementary School
    1416 Woodgate Ave
    KirkwoodMO 63122
    (314)213-6160
    1.1 mi | 429 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • KirkwoodF. P. Tillman Elementary School
    230 Quan Ave
    KirkwoodMO 63122
    (314)213-6150
    1.1 mi | 559 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • KirkwoodGeorge R. Robinson Elementary School
    803 Couch Ave
    KirkwoodMO 63122
    (314)213-6140
    1.4 mi | 426 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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