Lexington High School

Lexington High School serves 246 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Lexington High School operates within the Lexington R-v School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 246 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 246 students
Lexington High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Lexington High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lexington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 12:1 13:1
Lexington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Lexington High School Asian Students (1994-2013)
Hispanic
4%
5%
Lexington High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
7%
18%
Lexington High School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
87%
72%
Lexington High School White Students (1992-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Lexington 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.
0.24 0.21
Lexington High School Diversity Score (1992-2013)
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.
35%
39%
Lexington 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.
4%
7%
Lexington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 964 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,959 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,005 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Lexington R-v School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 964 592
Lexington R-v School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 84% 86%
Lexington R-v School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $6 MM
Lexington R-v School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $12 MM $6 MM
Lexington R-v School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,959 $8,810
Lexington R-v School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,005 $8,968
Lexington R-v School District 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 Lex La-ray Technical Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lexington Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Leslie Bell Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LexingtonLex La-ray Technical Center
    Vocational School
    2323 High School Dr
    LexingtonMO 64067
    (660)259-2264
    Vocational School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • LexingtonStudent Success Center
    Alternative School
    2309 Aull Ln
    LexingtonMO 64067
    (660)259-6676
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • LexingtonLexington Middle School
    1111 South 24th St
    LexingtonMO 64067
    (660)259-4611
    0.3 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 287 students                      
  • LexingtonLeslie Bell Elementary School
    400 South 20th St
    LexingtonMO 64067
    (660)259-4341
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 431 students                      
  • HardinHardin-central Elementary School
    500 Ne 1st St
    HardinMO 64035
    (660)398-4394
    6.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 142 students                      

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