Kickapoo High School

Kickapoo High School serves 1,735 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Kickapoo 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 1735 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,735 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 88 teachers
Students by Grade Kickapoo High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 20:1 13:1
Asian
2%
2%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
3%
18%
White
91%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Kickapoo High School Sch Ethnicity Kickapoo 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.
0.17 0.21
Kickapoo 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.
15%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,979 students has grown by 6% 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 25,979 621
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
Springfield R-xii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Parkview High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cherokee Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horace Mann Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SpringfieldHorace Mann Elementary School
    3745 South Broadway
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-4400
    0.7 mi | 420 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SpringfieldCowden Elementary School
    2927 South Kimbrough
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-3500
    1 mi | 243 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SpringfieldWalt Disney Elementary School
    4100 South Fremont
    SpringfieldMO 65804
    (417)523-3600
    1.2 mi | 544 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • SpringfieldHolland Elementary School
    2403 South Holland
    SpringfieldMO 65804
    (417)523-4100
    1.7 mi | 244 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SpringfieldMark Twain Elementary School
    2352 South Weaver
    SpringfieldMO 65807
    (417)523-4300
    1.9 mi | 436 students | Gr. KG-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 21, 2009 - We have had 2 children at Kickapoo and loved it. We've had great experiences with teachers, counselors, staff and athletics. We've been attending Chiefs sports since 1999 and will continue as long as we live in Springfield. - Posted by Parent

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Did You Know?
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 0.29, 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.