La Monte High School

  • La Monte High School serves 151 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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.
  • La Monte 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • La Monte High School's student population of 151 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students151 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • La Monte High School 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 La Monte High School is 0.55, which is more 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#1784 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
36%
7%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
57%
71%
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Hawaiian
5%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.47
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Graduation Rate≥80%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Monte R-IV School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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