Carr Lane Vpa Middle School

Tel: (314)231-0413
  • Carr Lane Vpa Middle School serves 557 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Carr Lane Vpa Middle School operates within the St. Louis City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 557 students has declined by 20% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students557 students
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeCarr Lane Vpa Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Asian Students (2002-2014)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
94%
16%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
4%
73%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCarr Lane Vpa Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO 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.
0.120.44
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
100%
44%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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%
Carr Lane Vpa Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • St. Louis City School District's student population of 28,259 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,339 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,784 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District NameSt. Louis City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
2
Number of Students Managed28,259576
St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$399 MM$6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$414 MM$6 MM
St. Louis City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,339$9,469
St. Louis City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,784$9,562
St. Louis City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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