Halfway Secondary

  • Halfway Secondary serves 123 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Halfway Secondary 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Halfway Secondary places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Halfway Secondary's student population of 123 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Halfway Secondary is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Halfway Secondary is 0.06, 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#1698 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
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16%
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White
97%
71%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.060.47
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Graduation Rate≥80%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHalfway R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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  • Half Way Halfway Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 142 students
    0.0 miles
    2150 Hwy 32
    Half Way, MO 65663
    (417) 445-2215
    0.0 PK-6 142
  • Bolivar Bolivar High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 881 students
    5.4 miles
    1401 N Hwy D
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417) 326-5228
    5.4 9-12 881
  • Bolivar Exceptional Pupil Coop Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 48 students
    5.5 miles
    1510 E Broadway
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417) 326-6284
    5.5 PK-12 48
  • Bolivar Bolivar Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 665 students
    5.6 miles
    706 N Leonard Pl
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417) 326-5247
    5.6 PK-2 665
  • Bolivar Bolivar Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 617 students
    5.7 miles
    1300 N Hartford
    Bolivar, MO 65613
    (417) 777-5160
    5.7 3-5 617

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