Vashon High School

Vashon High School serves 864 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Vashon High School operates within the St. Louis City School District.
St. Louis City School District's 57% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 864 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 864 students
Vashon High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Vashon High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Vashon High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Vashon High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Vashon High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
100%
16%
Vashon High School Black Students (1993-2013)
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.
n/a 0.44
Vashon High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
88%
42%
Vashon 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.
1%
7%
Vashon High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

St. Louis City School District's student population of 27,017 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 57% has increased from 51% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,177 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,725 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 43% over four years.
School District Name St. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
2
Number of Students Managed 27,017 586
St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 57% 87%
St. Louis City School District Graduation Rate (1999-2014)
District Total Revenue $399 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $414 MM $6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,177 $9,469
St. Louis City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,725 $9,562
St. Louis City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 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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  • Saint LouisDunbar And Br. Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 253 students
    0.1 miles
    1415 North Garrison Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)533-2526
    0.1PK-6253
  • Saint LouisColumbia Elementary Comm. Ed. Center
    Grades: PK-6 | 259 students
    0.5 miles
    3120 St Louis Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)533-2750
    0.5PK-6259
  • Saint LouisGateway Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 592 students
    0.6 miles
    1200 North Jefferson Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)241-2295
    0.66-8592
  • Saint LouisMiller Career AcademyVocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 710 students
    0.6 miles
    1000 North Grand
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)371-0394
    0.69-12710
  • Saint LouisCarr Lane Vpa Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 610 students
    0.7 miles
    1004 North Jefferson Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63106
    (314)231-0413
    0.76-8610

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