Harrisonville High School

  • Harrisonville High School serves 845 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Harrisonville High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Harrisonville High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Harrisonville High School's student population of 845 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students845 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Harrisonville High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harrisonville High School is 0.13, which is less 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#644 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
93%
72%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harrisonville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.130.23
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Graduation Rate
90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harrisonville 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 NameHarrisonville R-ix School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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