Silex High School

Silex High School serves 187 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Silex High School operates within the Silex R-i School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 187 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 187 students
Silex High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Silex High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Silex High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 12:1 13:1
Silex High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Silex High School Black Students (2004-2013)
Black
1%
18%
Silex High School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
97%
72%
Silex High School White Students (1992-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Silex 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.
0.06 0.21
Silex 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.
25%
39%
Silex 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.
11%
7%
Silex High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 375 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,000 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,021 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Silex R-i School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 375 592
Silex R-i School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 100% 86%
Silex R-i School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $6 MM
Silex R-i School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $6 MM
Silex R-i School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,000 $8,810
Silex R-i School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,021 $8,968
Silex R-i 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 Pike/lincoln Technical Center (8.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Camp Avery Park Camp (10.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Silex Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SilexSilex Elementary School
    64 Hwy Uu
    SilexMO 63377
    (573)384-5044
    0 mi | Gr. KG-6 | 188 students                      
  • EoliaPike/lincoln Technical Center
    Vocational School
    430 Votech Rd
    EoliaMO 63344
    (573)485-2900
    Vocational School

    8.5 mi | Gr. 10-12 | n/a students                      
  • TroyMain Street Elementary School
    51 North Main St
    TroyMO 63379
    (636)528-4809
    10.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 532 students                      
  • TroyCamp Avery Park Camp
    Alternative School
    198 Avery Ln
    TroyMO 63379
    (636)528-8800
    Alternative School

    10.8 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 20 students                      
  • TroyLincoln Elementary School
    1484 Boone St
    TroyMO 63379
    (636)528-1990
    10.9 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 418 students                      

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