Ava High School

  • Ava High School serves 405 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 48%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ava High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Ava High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Ava High School's student population of 405 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students405 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ava High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ava High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#303 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
98%
72%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ava High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.040.23
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ava High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAva R-i School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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