Liberty High School

200 Bluejay Dr
Liberty, MO 64068
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Liberty High School serves 1,997 students in grades 9-12.
Liberty High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 75% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,997 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 5% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Liberty High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Liberty High School's student population of 1,997 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 116 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,997 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
116 teachers
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School Rankings

Liberty High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Liberty High School is 0.38, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#519 out of 2092 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
5%
15%
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White
78%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Graduation Rate
96%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Liberty High School's ranking?
Liberty High School is ranked #519 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Liberty High School often compared to?
Liberty High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Liberty North High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 75% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
What is the graduation rate of Liberty High School?
The graduation rate of Liberty High School is 96%, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 89%.
How many students attend Liberty High School?
1,997 students attend Liberty High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Liberty High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Liberty High School?
Liberty High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Liberty High School offer ?
Liberty High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Liberty High School part of?
Liberty High School is part of Liberty 53 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,997 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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