Francis Howell Central High School

Francis Howell Central High School serves 1,927 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 27%.
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 1927 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 107 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,927 students
Francis Howell Central High School Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Francis Howell Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1998-2012)
Students by Grade Francis Howell Central High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 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 18:1 13:1
Francis Howell Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1998-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Francis Howell Central High School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Francis Howell Central High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
8%
18%
Francis Howell Central High School Black (1998-2012)
White
88%
73%
Francis Howell Central High School White (1998-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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
Francis Howell Central High School Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
12%
39%
Francis Howell Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2012)
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.
2%
7%
Francis Howell Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,504 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 97% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Francis Howell R-iii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
2
Number of Students Managed 20,504 621
Francis Howell R-iii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 97% 86%
Francis Howell R-iii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $191 MM $6 MM
District Spending $191 MM $6 MM
Francis Howell R-iii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,370 $8,810
Francis Howell R-iii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,358 $8,968
Francis Howell R-iii 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 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 Students Grades
  • St Charles Saeger Middle School
    5201 Hwy North
    St Charles , MO , 63304
    (636)851-5600
    0.2  mi  |  749  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • St Peters Warren Elementary School
    141 Weiss Rd
    St Peters , MO , 63376
    (636)851-6100
    0.7  mi  |  735  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St Charles Hollenbeck Middle School
    4555 Central School Rd
    St Charles , MO , 63304
    (636)851-5400
    1.6  mi  |  579  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • St Charles Early Child. Family Educ. Center
    4535 Central School Rd
    St Charles , MO , 63304
    (636)851-6400
    1.7  mi  |  793  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • St Charles Central Elementary School
    4525 Central School Rd
    St Charles , MO , 63304
    (636)851-5700
    1.7  mi  |  834  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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