Lexington High School

Lexington High School serves 259 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
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 259 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 259 students
Lexington High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Lexington High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lexington 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 0.26 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 14:1 13:1
Lexington High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Lexington High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Lexington High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
6%
18%
Lexington High School Black (1992-2012)
White
86%
73%
Lexington High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lexington High School Sch Ethnicity Lexington 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.
0.26 0.69
Lexington 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.
30%
39%
Lexington 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.
6%
7%
Lexington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Lexington R-v School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
2
Number of Students Managed 985 621
Lexington R-v School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 84% 86%
Lexington R-v School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $6 MM
District Spending $12 MM $6 MM
Lexington R-v School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,959 $8,810
Lexington R-v School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,005 $8,968
Lexington R-v 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 Student Success 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 Students Grades
  • Lexington Student Success Center
    Alternative School
    2323 High School Dr
    Lexington , MO , 64067
    (660)259-6676
    Alternative School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lexington Lex La-ray Technical Center
    Vocational School
    2323 High School Dr
    Lexington , MO , 64067
    (660)259-2264
    Vocational School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lexington Lexington Middle School
    1111 South 24th St
    Lexington , MO , 64067
    (660)259-4611
    0.3  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Lexington Leslie Bell Elementary School
    400 South 20th St
    Lexington , MO , 64067
    (660)259-4341
    0.6  mi  |  425  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Hardin Hardin-central Elementary School
    500 Ne 1st St
    Hardin , MO , 64035
    (660)398-4394
    6.9  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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