Carr Lane Vpa Middle School

1004 North Jefferson Ave,

St Louis, MO, 63106-2203

Tel: (314)231-0413
Grades: 6-8

516 students

Carr Lane Vpa Middle School serves 516 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

Overview

The student population of 516 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 516 students
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Students (1994-2012)
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1994-2012)
Students by Grade Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1994-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
88%
18%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Black (1994-2012)
White
6%
73%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School White (1994-2012)
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 0.43
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
83%
39%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,767 students has grown by 34% over five years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
79
2
Number of Students Managed 36,767 575
St. Louis City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $401 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $457 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,608 $8,810
St. Louis City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,675 $8,968
St. Louis City 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 Imagine College Prep. High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gateway Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gateway Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St Louis Gateway Middle School
    1200 North Jefferson Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63106
    (314)241-2295
    0.1  mi  |  481  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • St Louis Imagine College Prep. High School
    Charter School
    706 North Jefferson Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63103
    (314)588-8622
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  745  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • St Louis Gateway Elementary School
    Magnet School
    4 Gateway Dr
    St Louis , MO , 63106
    (314)241-8255
    Magnet School
    0.2  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • St Louis Elias Michael Elementary School
    2 Gateway Dr
    St Louis , MO , 63106
    (314)241-0993
    0.3  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • St Louis Blewett Middle School
    1927 Cass Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63106
    (314)231-7738
    0.5  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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