Sherwood High School

Sherwood High School serves 284 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Sherwood High School operates within the Sherwood Cass R-viii School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 284 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 284 students
Sherwood High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Sherwood High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Sherwood High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Sherwood High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Sherwood High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Sherwood High School Black Students (1992-2014)
White
98%
73%
Sherwood High School White Students (1992-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Sherwood High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.22
Sherwood High School Diversity Score (1992-2014)
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.
32%
42%
Sherwood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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.
11%
7%
Sherwood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 865 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,644 is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,999 is less than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Sherwood Cass R-viii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 865 586
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 87%
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2010)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $6 MM
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $8 MM $6 MM
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,644 $9,469
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,999 $9,562
Sherwood Cass R-viii School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Holden High School (13.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sherwood Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sherwood Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CreightonSherwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 408 students33300 South Sherwood Dr
    CreightonMO 64739
    (660)499-2202
    0PK-5408
  • CreightonSherwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 173 students33300 South Sherwood Dr
    CreightonMO 64739
    (660)499-2239
    06-8173
  • East LynneEast Lynne Elementary School
    12.7 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 140 students24706 South State Rte K
    East LynneMO 64743
    (816)626-3511
    12.7PK-8140
  • HoldenHolden Elementary School
    13.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 592 students1903 South Market
    HoldenMO 64040
    (816)732-6071
    13.7PK-5592
  • HoldenHolden High School
    13.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 401 students1901 South Main
    HoldenMO 64040
    (816)732-5523
    13.89-12401

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