Glendale High School

Glendale High School serves 1,301 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Glendale High School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1301 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,301 students
Glendale High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 67 teachers
Glendale High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Glendale High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 20:1 13:1
Glendale High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Glendale High School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Glendale High School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
4%
18%
Glendale High School Black (1992-2012)
White
88%
73%
Glendale High School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Glendale High School Sch Ethnicity Glendale 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.
0.22 0.69
Glendale 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.
19%
39%
Glendale High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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%
Glendale High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,175 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,175 621
Springfield R-xii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 86%
Springfield R-xii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $215 MM $6 MM
District Spending $264 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,807 $8,810
Springfield R-xii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,820 $8,968
Springfield R-xii 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 Kickapoo High School (3.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pershing Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilder Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springfield Wilder Elementary School
    2526 South Hillsboro
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-5300
    0.4  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Sequiota Elementary School
    3414 South Mentor Rd
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-5400
    0.9  mi  |  367  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Pershing Elementary School
    2120 Ventura
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-2400
    1.2  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Pershing Middle School
    2120 Ventura
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-2400
    1.2  mi  |  726  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Springfield Field Elementary School
    2120 Barataria
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-4800
    1.6  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Springfield, 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 0.22. The most diverse school in Springfield is Saratoga Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.