Hixson Middle School

  • Hixson Middle School serves 680 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the MO average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Hixson Middle School operates within the Webster Groves School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 680 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 680 students
Hixson Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hixson Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Hixson Middle School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hixson Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.39 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Hixson Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
2%
Hixson Middle School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Hixson Middle School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
18%
16%
Hixson Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
76%
73%
Hixson Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hixson Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Hixson Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Hixson Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.39 0.22
Hixson Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
44%
Hixson Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Hixson Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Webster Groves School District's student population of 4,581 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,508 is higher than the state average of $10,127. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,570 is higher than the state average of $9,807. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Webster Groves School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 4,581 576
Webster Groves School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $6 MM
Webster Groves School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $62 MM $6 MM
Webster Groves School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,508 $10,127
Webster Groves School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,570 $9,807
Webster Groves School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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