Miller Career Academy

Tel: (314)371-0394
  • Miller Career Academy serves 666 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 48%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Miller Career Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.
  • Miller Career Academy operates within the St. Louis City School District.
  • St. Louis City School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the Missouri state average of 90%.

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School Overview

  • Miller Career Academy's student population of 666 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students666 students
Miller Career Academy Total Students (2001-2016)
Gender %Miller Career Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
Miller Career Academy Total Teachers (2001-2016)
Students by GradeMiller Career Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Miller Career Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 2073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Miller Career Academy is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
48%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
63%
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
Miller Career Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2016)
Asian
n/a
2%
Miller Career Academy Asian Students (2011-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Miller Career Academy Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
97%
16%
Miller Career Academy Black Students (2001-2016)
White
3%
72%
Miller Career Academy White Students (2001-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsMiller Career Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.060.22
Miller Career Academy Diversity Score (2001-2016)
Graduation Rate85-89%
90%
Miller Career Academy Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
Miller Career Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2001-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
Miller Career Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Miller Career Academy is St. Louis City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 552 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • St. Louis City School District's student population of 26,470 students has decreased by 18% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 54% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $12,339 is higher than the state average of $9,726. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $12,784 is higher than the state average of $9,907. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four school years.
    School District NameSt. Louis City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    80
    2
    Number of Students Managed26,470569
    St. Louis City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    25%
    48%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    36%
    63%
    District Graduation Rate
    71%
    90%
    District Total Revenue$399 MM$6 MM
    District Spending$414 MM$6 MM
    District Revenue / Student$12,339$9,726
    District Spending / Student$12,784$9,907
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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