Gateway Science Academy High School

  • Gateway Science Academy High School serves 257 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥80% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Gateway Science Academy High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Gateway Science Academy High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Gateway Science Academy High School's student population of 257 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students257 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gateway Science Academy High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,073 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 11:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gateway Science Academy High School is 0.51, 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#349 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥80%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
6%
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Black
11%
16%
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White
68%
72%
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Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gateway Science Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.510.23
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Graduation Rate80-89%
89%
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gateway Science Academy 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 NameGateway Science Acad/st Louis School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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