5101 Mcree Ave
Saint Louis, MO 63110
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Gateway High School serves 926 students in grades 9-12.
Gateway High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 926 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 82% (Btm 50% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Gateway High School's student population of 926 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
926 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
80 teachers
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School Rankings

Gateway High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Gateway High School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1904 out of 2091 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
7%
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Black
64%
15%
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White
13%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
82%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

16% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Gateway High School?

The graduation rate of Gateway High School is 82%, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 90%.

How many students attend Gateway High School?

926 students attend Gateway High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

64% of Gateway High School students are Black, 16% of students are Hispanic, 13% of students are White, and 7% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Gateway High School?

Gateway High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Gateway High School offer ?

Gateway High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 926 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 82% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 16% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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