Pacific High School

425 Indian Warpath Dr

Pacific, MO 63069-3419

Tel: (636)271-1414
Grades: 9-12

993 students

Pacific High School serves 993 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Pacific High School operates within the Meramec Valley R-iii School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 993 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 993 students
Pacific High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Pacific High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pacific High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 17:1 13:1
Pacific High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Pacific High School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Pacific High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
2%
18%
Pacific High School Black (1992-2012)
White
92%
73%
Pacific High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pacific High School Sch Ethnicity Pacific 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.
0.15 0.21
Pacific 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.
31%
39%
Pacific High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Pacific High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,184 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Meramec Valley R-iii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 3,184 621
Meramec Valley R-iii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 86%
Meramec Valley R-iii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $6 MM
Meramec Valley R-iii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $35 MM $6 MM
Meramec Valley R-iii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,136 $8,810
Meramec Valley R-iii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,204 $8,968
Meramec Valley R-iii 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 Riverbend School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverbend School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Truman Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PacificTruman Elementary School
    101 Indian Warpath Dr
    PacificMO 63069
    (636)271-1434
    0.1 mi | 331 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PacificMeramec Valley Early Child. Elementary School
    2001 West Osage
    PacificMO 63069
    (636)271-1464
    0.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • PacificRiverbend School
    2085 Hwy North
    PacificMO 63069
    (636)271-1481
    1.4 mi | 244 students | Gr. 8                      
  • PacificZitzman Elementary School
    255 South Indian Pride Dr
    PacificMO 63069
    (636)271-1440
    1.4 mi | 440 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • PacificMeramec Valley Middle School
    195 North Indian Pride Dr
    PacificMO 63069
    (636)271-1425
    1.5 mi | 505 students | Gr. 6-7                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parents’ Guide to Special Education: Rights and Education Plans
Parents’ Guide to Special Education: Rights and Education Plans
Special education law is not easy to decipher, with several regulations that govern special education services for disabled students. In this article, learn about the core components of the laws, rights, and individual education plans that can help create the best public school environment for your child.
5 Tips for Monitoring Screen Time for Kids
Many school districts have implemented technology initiatives that provide laptops or tablets to students. While these technologies open opportunities for learning outside of school, they also require parental oversight to ensure children aren’t spending too much time online.
9 Smart Tips for Boosting Your Child’s Academic Success
Turn your child into a stronger student by creating the right support structure and expectations. Use these nine tips to help maximize your child's academic success.
Related School Videos
Pacific High School Choir 1:44

Pacific High School Choir
4 years ago

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Franklin County, MO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.07, which is lower than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Franklin County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.