706 N Jefferson Ave.
Saint Louis, MO 63103
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kipp St. Louis High School serves 509 students in grades 9-12.
Kipp St. Louis High School 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 509 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kipp St. Louis High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Kipp St. Louis High School's student population of 509 students has grown by 137% over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 111% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
38 teachers
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School Rankings

Kipp St. Louis High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Kipp St. Louis High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1631 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
96%
15%
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White
1%
70%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
43%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kipp St. Louis High School's ranking?

Kipp St. Louis High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).

How many students attend Kipp St. Louis High School?

509 students attend Kipp St. Louis High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

96% of Kipp St. Louis High School students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Kipp St. Louis High School?

Kipp St. Louis High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Kipp St. Louis High School offer ?

Kipp St. Louis High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Kipp St. Louis High School part of?

Kipp St. Louis High School is part of KIPP St Louis Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 509 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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