Francis Howell Middle School

825 O'fallon Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Francis Howell Middle School serves 837 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Francis Howell Middle School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

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 837 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Francis Howell Middle School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Francis Howell Middle School is 0.26, 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
#72 out of 2085 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
86%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrancis Howell R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Francis Howell Middle School is Francis Howell Union High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bryan Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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