Francis Howell North High School

  • Francis Howell North High School serves 1,737 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 75-79% (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 88% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Francis Howell North High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Francis Howell North High School's student population of 1,737 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,737 students
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Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Francis Howell North High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,076 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Francis Howell North High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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 (15-16)#194 out of 2076 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
6%
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Black
12%
16%
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White
77%
72%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.46
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Graduation Rate
93%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
44%
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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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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