Francis Howell High School

  • Francis Howell High School serves 1,896 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Francis Howell High School's student population of 1,896 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 100 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,896 students
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Total Classroom Teachers100 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Francis Howell High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Francis Howell High School is 0.26, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#32 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
8%
16%
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White
86%
72%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Francis Howell High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.260.23
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Graduation Rate
98%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Francis Howell High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrancis Howell R-iii School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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