Butler High School

  • Butler High School serves 489 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Butler High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

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School Overview

  • Butler High School's student population of 489 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Butler High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Butler High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1414 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
94%
71%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.120.47
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Graduation Rate90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameButler R-V School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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