Hixson Middle School

Hixson Middle School serves 652 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Hixson Middle School operates within the Webster Groves School District.

Overview

The student population of 652 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 652 students
Hixson Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Hixson Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hixson Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more 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
Hixson Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
Hixson Middle School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Hixson Middle School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
23%
18%
Hixson Middle School Black (1992-2012)
White
71%
73%
Hixson Middle School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hixson Middle School Sch Ethnicity Hixson Middle 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.
0.45 0.43
Hixson Middle School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
17%
39%
Hixson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
1%
7%
Hixson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,200 students has grown by 19% over five years.
School District Name Webster Groves School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,200 575
Webster Groves School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $6 MM
Webster Groves School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $60 MM $6 MM
Webster Groves School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,856 $8,810
Webster Groves School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,660 $8,968
Webster Groves 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 Webster Groves High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Steger Sixth Grade Center (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clark Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St Louis Clark Elementary School
    9130 Big Bend Blvd
    St Louis , MO , 63119
    (314)963-6444
    0.6  mi  |  323  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St Louis Edgar Road Elementary School
    1131 Edgar Rd
    St Louis , MO , 63119
    (314)963-6472
    0.8  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St Louis Walter Ambrose Family Center
    222 West Cedar Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63119
    (314)963-6440
    0.9  mi  |  210  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • St Louis Bristol Elementary School
    20 Gray Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63119
    (314)963-6433
    0.9  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St Louis Webster Groves High School
    100 Selma Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63119
    (314)963-6400
    0.9  mi  |  1314  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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