Diamond High School

  • Diamond High School serves 261 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Diamond High School operates within the Diamond R-iv School District.
  • Diamond R-iv School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 261 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 261 students
Diamond High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Diamond High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Diamond High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Diamond High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 15:1
Diamond High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
4%
2%
Diamond High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Diamond High School Black Students (2002-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Diamond High School Black Students (2008-2010)
White
93%
73%
Diamond High School White Students (1994-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Diamond High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
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.
0.13 0.22
Diamond High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Diamond 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.
n/a n/a
Diamond High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Diamond R-iv School District's student population of 877 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 87% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,195 in this district is less than the state average of $9,915. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,935 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Diamond R-iv School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed 877 576
Diamond R-iv School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 73% 87%
Diamond R-iv School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue $8 MM $6 MM
Diamond R-iv School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $8 MM $6 MM
Diamond R-iv School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,195 $9,915
Diamond R-iv School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,935 $9,620
Diamond R-iv School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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