South Technical High School

12721 West Watson Rd

Sunset Hills, MO 63127-1324

Tel: (314)989-7400
Grades: 10-12

918 students

South Technical High School serves 918 students in grades 10-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
South Technical High School operates within the Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 918 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 918 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade South Technical High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 27:1 13:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
22%
18%
White
66%
73%
All Ethnic Groups South Technical High School Sch Ethnicity South Technical 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.
0.51 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.
5%
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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,339 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 4,339 621
Graduation Rate 100% 86%
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $378 MM $6 MM
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $361 MM $6 MM
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $78,481 $8,810
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $74,864 $8,968
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. 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 Southview High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Truman Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Concord Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • St. LouisHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Concord Elementary School
    10305 Concord School Rd
    St. LouisMO 63128
    (314)729-2470
    0.8 mi | 548 students | Gr.                       
  • St. LouisTruman Middle School
    12225 Eddie And Park Rd
    St. LouisMO 63127
    (314)729-2470
    0.9 mi | 663 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CrestwoodSouthview Elementary School
    Special Education School
    11660 Eddie And Park Rd
    CrestwoodMO 63126
    (314)989-8900
    Special Education School

    1.8 mi | 80 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • CrestwoodSouthview High School
    11660 Eddie And Park Rd
    CrestwoodMO 63126
    (314)989-8900
    1.8 mi | 106 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • St LouisHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Long Elementary School
    9021 Sappington Rd
    St LouisMO 63126
    (314)729-2450
    1.9 mi | 504 students | Gr.                       

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Saint Louis County, 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 0.34, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.21. The most diverse school district in Saint Louis County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.