Hodgen Elementary School

1616 California

Saint Louis, MO 63104-2513

Grades: PK-6

339 students

Hodgen Elementary School serves 339 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Hodgen Elementary School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

Overview

The student population of 339 students has grown by 68% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 339 students
Gender % 59% Male / 41%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 17:1 13:1
Asian
2%
2%
Black
95%
18%
White
3%
72%
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.
0.10 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.
67%
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 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
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 Mckinley Class. Leadership Ac. (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is L'ouverture Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mckinley Class. Leadership Ac. (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint LouisL'ouverture Middle School
    3021 Hickory St
    Saint LouisMO 63104
    (314)664-3579
    0.4 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 263 students                      
  • Saint LouisMckinley Class. Leadership Ac.
    2156 Russell Blvd
    Saint LouisMO 63104
    (314)773-0027
    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 474 students                      
  • Saint LouisSigel Elementary Comm. Ed. Center
    2050 Allen Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63104
    (314)771-0010
    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 318 students                      
  • Saint LouisCardinal Glennon Hospital
    Alternative School
    1465 South Grand Blvd
    Saint LouisMO 63104
    (314)577-5600
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-12 | n/a students                      
  • Saint LouisShenandoah Elementary School
    3412 Shenandoah Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63104
    (314)772-7544
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 225 students                      

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