Purdy High School

Purdy High School serves 222 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Purdy High School operates within the Purdy R-ii School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 222 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 222 students
Purdy High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Purdy High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Purdy High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 12:1 13:1
Purdy High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Purdy High School American Indian (1997-2012)
Asian
4%
2%
Purdy High School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
22%
5%
Purdy High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
n/a
18%
White
71%
73%
Purdy High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Purdy High School Sch Ethnicity Purdy 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.
0.45 0.69
Purdy 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.
41%
39%
Purdy 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.
8%
7%
Purdy High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 645 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Purdy R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 645 600
Graduation Rate 83% 86%
Purdy R-ii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $6 MM n/a
Purdy R-ii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM n/a
Purdy R-ii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,698 $0
Purdy R-ii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,632 $0
Purdy R-ii 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 Oakview School (7.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Purdy Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Purdy Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Purdy Purdy Middle School
    201 South 3rd St
    Purdy , MO , 65734
    (417)442-7066
    0  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Purdy Purdy Elementary School
    201 South 3rd St
    Purdy , MO , 65734
    (417)442-3217
    0  mi  |  235  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • Monett Oakview School
    Special Education School
    200 Linden St
    Monett , MO , 65708
    (417)235-3951
    Special Education School
    7.4  mi  |  15  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Monett Monett Elementary School
    601 Learning Ln
    Monett , MO , 65708
    (417)235-3411
    7.5  mi  |  668  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Monett Monett Middle School
    700 Ninth St
    Monett , MO , 65708
    (417)235-6228
    7.8  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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