Silex High School

Silex High School serves 193 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to 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 27%.
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 193 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 193 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Silex High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Silex High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same 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 13:1 13:1
Hispanic
1%
5%
Black
1%
18%
White
97%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Silex High School Sch Ethnicity Silex 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.
0.06 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.
23%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Silex R-i School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
2
Number of Students Managed 383 621
Silex R-i School District Number of 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 Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $6 MM
Silex R-i School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,000 $8,810
Silex R-i School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,021 $8,968
Silex R-i 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 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 Students Grades
  • SilexSilex Elementary School
    64 Hwy Uu
    SilexMO 63377
    (573)384-5044
    0 mi | 190 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • EoliaPike/lincoln Technical Center
    Vocational School
    430 Votech Rd
    EoliaMO 63344
    (573)485-2900
    Vocational School

    8.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • TroyMain Street Elementary School
    51 North Main St
    TroyMO 63379
    (636)528-4809
    10.4 mi | 563 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TroyCamp Avery Park Camp
    Alternative School
    198 Avery Ln
    TroyMO 63379
    (636)528-8800
    Alternative School

    10.8 mi | 29 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • TroyLincoln Elementary School
    1484 Boone St
    TroyMO 63379
    (636)528-1990
    10.9 mi | 416 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Lincoln 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 0.14, which is lower than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Lincoln County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.