Liberal High School

  • Liberal High School serves 148 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Liberal High School operates within the Liberal R-ii School District.
  • Liberal R-ii School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 148 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students148 students
Liberal High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Liberal High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
Liberal High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeLiberal High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
Liberal High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Liberal High School Asian Students (1997-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Liberal High School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Liberal High School Black Students (1992-2010)
White
96%
73%
Liberal High School White Students (1995-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsLiberal 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.
0.080.44
Liberal High School Diversity Score (1993-2015)
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.
35%
44%
Liberal 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.
9%
7%
Liberal High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Liberal R-ii School District's student population of 442 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 83% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,979 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,625 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameLiberal R-ii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
2
Number of Students Managed442576
Liberal R-ii School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate80%87%
Liberal R-ii School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$4 MM$6 MM
Liberal R-ii School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$5 MM$6 MM
Liberal R-ii School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,979$9,469
Liberal R-ii School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,625$9,562
Liberal R-ii 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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    9.6 miles
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