Francis Howell Middle School

  • Francis Howell Middle School serves 823 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 71% (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 81% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Francis Howell Middle School's student population of 823 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students823 students
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Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Francis Howell Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Francis Howell Middle School is 0.24, 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#282 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
6%
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Black
6%
16%
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White
87%
72%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Francis Howell Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.240.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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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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