Holden High School

  • Holden High School serves 361 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Holden 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Holden High School's student population of 361 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Holden High School is ranked within the top 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 Holden High School is 0.17, 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#712 out of 2085 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
91%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.47
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Graduation Rate90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHolden R-III School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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