Roosevelt High School

3230 Hartford St

St Louis, MO 63118-2106

Tel: (314)776-6040
Grades: 9-12

879 students

Roosevelt High School serves 879 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Roosevelt High School operates within the St. Louis City School District.
The school district's 52% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 879 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 879 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Roosevelt High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Roosevelt High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 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 15:1 13:1
Asian
5%
2%
Hispanic
4%
5%
Black
76%
18%
White
12%
73%
All Ethnic Groups Roosevelt High School Sch Ethnicity Roosevelt 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.
0.41 0.21
Roosevelt 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.
84%
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.
2%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,767 students has grown by 34% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 84% over five years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
79
2
Number of Students Managed 36,767 621
St. Louis City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 52% 86%
St. Louis City School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Msb Multi-disabled Deaf Blind (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South City Preparatory Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shenandoah Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St. LouisSouth City Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    2900 South Grand Ave
    St. LouisMO 63118
    (314)800-3097
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 81 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • St LouisShenandoah Elementary School
    3412 Shenandoah Ave
    St LouisMO 63104
    (314)772-7544
    0.6 mi | 199 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • St LouisFanning Middle Community Ed.
    3417 Grace Ave
    St LouisMO 63116
    (314)772-1038
    0.6 mi | 374 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • St LouisKipp Inspire Academy
    Charter School
    2647 Ohio Ave
    St LouisMO 63118
    (314)865-2624
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 259 students | Gr. 5-7                      
  • St LouisMsb Elementary School
    Special Education School
    3815 Magnolia Ave
    St LouisMO 63110
    (314)776-4320
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 21 students | Gr. KG-8                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 04, 2007 - The academic programs at Roosenelt are coming along. The availabilty of the at the school seems fair, art is coming along, and extracurricular activities are good. The level of parent involment is high because of such harsh treatment at the school. The fact that kids are being deprived of their education by being locked out of their classrooms, and being sent to ISS is unacceptable. And the facilities need a little more work done to them. - Posted by Teacher

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Did You Know?
St Louis, 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 0.27, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.22. The most diverse school in St Louis is Craig Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.