Drexel High School

  • Drexel High School serves 154 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Drexel High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Drexel High School's student population of 154 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Drexel High School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Drexel High School is 0.06, 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 Testing Rank#994 out of 2085 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
97%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.47
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Graduation Rate≥80%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDrexel R-IV School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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