David H. Hickman High School

  • David H. Hickman High School serves 1,686 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 81% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • David H. Hickman 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 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

David H. Hickman High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • David H. Hickman High School's student population of 1,686 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 111 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,686 students
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Total Classroom Teachers111 teachers
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School Comparison

  • David H. Hickman 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 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of David H. Hickman High School is 0.52, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#411 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
48%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
18%
17%
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White
67%
71%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in David H. Hickman High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.520.23
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Graduation Rate
90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia 93 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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