Lexington High School

  • Lexington High School serves 261 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Lexington High School operates within the Lexington R-v School District.
  • Lexington R-v School District's 76% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 261 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students261 students
Lexington High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Lexington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
Lexington High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeLexington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Lexington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
2%
Lexington High School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Lexington High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
9%
16%
Lexington High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
83%
73%
Lexington High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Lexington High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsLexington High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO 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.
0.300.44
Lexington High School Diversity Score (1994-2015)
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.
40%
44%
Lexington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
7%
7%
Lexington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lexington R-v School District's student population of 978 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 88% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,832 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,714 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLexington R-v School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed978576
Lexington R-v School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate76%87%
Lexington R-v School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$11 MM$6 MM
Lexington R-v School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$11 MM$6 MM
Lexington R-v School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,832$9,469
Lexington R-v School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,714$9,562
Lexington R-v School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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