Francis Howell Central High School

Francis Howell Central High School serves 1,919 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Francis Howell Central High School operates within the Francis Howell R-iii School District.
The school district's 97% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1919 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,919 students
Francis Howell Central High School Total Students (1998-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 106 teachers
Francis Howell Central High School Total Teachers (1998-2013)
Students by Grade Francis Howell Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 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 18:1 13:1
Francis Howell Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2013)
Asian
1%
2%
Francis Howell Central High School Asian Students (1999-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Francis Howell Central High School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
9%
18%
Francis Howell Central High School Black Students (1998-2013)
White
88%
72%
Francis Howell Central High School White Students (1998-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Francis Howell Central 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.
0.22 0.21
Francis Howell Central High School Diversity Score (1998-2013)
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.
13%
39%
Francis Howell Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Francis Howell Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,712 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,370 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,358 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Francis Howell R-iii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
2
Number of Students Managed 20,712 592
Francis Howell R-iii School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 97% 86%
Francis Howell R-iii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $191 MM $6 MM
Francis Howell R-iii School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $191 MM $6 MM
Francis Howell R-iii School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,370 $8,810
Francis Howell R-iii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,358 $8,968
Francis Howell R-iii 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 Boonslick School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Saeger Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Warren Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint CharlesSaeger Middle School
    5201 Hwy North
    Saint CharlesMO 63304
    (636)851-5600
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 771 students                      
  • Saint PetersWarren Elementary School
    141 Weiss Rd
    Saint PetersMO 63376
    (636)851-6100
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 741 students                      
  • Saint CharlesHollenbeck Middle School
    4555 Central School Rd
    Saint CharlesMO 63304
    (636)851-5400
    1.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 582 students                      
  • Saint CharlesEarly Child. Family Educ. Center
    4535 Central School Rd
    Saint CharlesMO 63304
    (636)851-6400
    1.7 mi | Gr. PK | 818 students                      
  • Saint CharlesCentral Elementary School
    4525 Central School Rd
    Saint CharlesMO 63304
    (636)851-5700
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 773 students                      

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