Lexington High School

  • Lexington High School serves 282 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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.
  • Lexington 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lexington High School's student population of 282 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students282 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lexington 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 Lexington High School is 0.30, 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#1649 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
8%
16%
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White
83%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.47
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLexington R-V School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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