Hoech Middle School

Hoech Middle School serves 780 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Hoech Middle School operates within the Ritenour School District.

Overview

The student population of 780 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 780 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Students by Grade Hoech Middle 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 0.65 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 17:1 13:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
13%
5%
Black
42%
18%
White
40%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Hoech Middle School Sch Ethnicity Hoech Middle 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.
0.65 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.
69%
39%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,060 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Ritenour School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed 6,060 621
Ritenour School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $60 MM $6 MM
Ritenour School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $61 MM $6 MM
Ritenour School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,466 $8,810
Ritenour School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,578 $8,968
Ritenour 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 Ritenour Senior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Holman Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buder Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St AnnBuder Elementary School
    10350 Baltimore
    St AnnMO 63074
    (314)493-6300
    0.4 mi | 439 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • St AnnRobert Drummond Elementary School
    3721 St Bridget Ln
    St AnnMO 63074
    (314)213-8419
    0.7 mi | 640 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • St LouisMarion Elementary School
    2634 Sims
    St LouisMO 63114
    (314)493-6400
    1 mi | 418 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • St AnnBriar Crest Elementary School
    2900 Adie Rd
    St AnnMO 63074
    (314)213-8011
    1 mi | 201 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • St AnnHolman Middle School
    11055 St Charles Rock Rd
    St AnnMO 63074
    (314)213-8032
    1.3 mi | 616 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Saint Louis 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 0.34, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Saint Louis County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.