Carr Lane Vpa Middle School

1004 North Jefferson Ave

Saint Louis, MO 63106-2513

Grades: 6-8

701 students

Carr Lane Vpa Middle School serves 701 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

Overview

The student population of 701 students has grown by 46% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 701 students
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 40% Male / 60%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 18:1 13:1
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
93%
18%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
4%
72%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School White Students (1994-2013)
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Carr Lane Vpa Middle 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.
0.13 0.21
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
69%
39%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,119 students has grown by 59% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,608 is higher than the state average of $8,810. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,675 is higher than the state average of $8,968. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
2
Number of Students Managed 44,119 592
St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $401 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $457 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,608 $8,810
St. Louis City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,675 $8,968
St. Louis City 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 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 Grades Students
  • Saint LouisGateway Middle School
    1200 North Jefferson Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-2295
    0.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 711 students                      
  • Saint LouisImagine College Prep. High School
    Charter School
    706 North Jefferson Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63103
    (314)588-8622
    Charter School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 745 students                      
  • Saint LouisGateway Elementary School
    Magnet School
    4 Gateway Dr
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-8255
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 673 students                      
  • Saint LouisElias Michael Elementary School
    2 Gateway Dr
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-0993
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 74 students                      
  • Saint LouisBlewett Middle School
    1927 Cass Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)231-7738
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | n/a students                      

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