Vashon High School

Tel: (314)533-9487
Grades: 9-12

1,177 students

Vashon High School serves 1,177 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Vashon 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 1177 students has grown by 78% over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,177 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 15:1 13:1
Black
99%
18%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.02 0.21
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.
60%
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.
1%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 44,119 students has grown by 60% 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
82
2
Number of Students Managed 44,119 592
Graduation Rate 52% 86%
District Total Revenue $401 MM $6 MM
District Spending $457 MM $6 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,608 $8,810
District Spending / Student $16,675 $8,968
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 Miller Career Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gateway Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dunbar And Br. Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Saint LouisDunbar And Br. Elementary School
    1415 North Garrison Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)533-2526
    0.1 mi | 282 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Saint LouisColumbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center
    3120 St Louis Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)533-2750
    0.5 mi | 270 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Saint LouisMiller Career Academy
    Vocational School
    1000 North Grand
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)371-0394
    Vocational School

    0.6 mi | 1037 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Saint LouisGateway Middle School
    1200 North Jefferson Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-2295
    0.6 mi | 711 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Saint LouisGrand Center Arts Academy
    Charter School
    711 North Grand
    Saint LouisMO 63103
    (314)533-1791
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 438 students | Gr. 6-9                      

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