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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 public schools in Clayton School District, serving 2,784 students.
  • Public school in Clayton School District have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 74% (versus the 49% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 1% of public schools in Missouri.
  • The top ranked public schools in Clayton School District are Clayton High School, Meramec Elementary School and Glenridge Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the Missouri public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameClayton School District
School District Websitehttp://www.claytonschools.net
School District Phone Number(314)854-6000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MO)
# of Schools6 Schools2,433 Schools
# of Students2,784 Students910,126 Students
# of Teachers235 Teachers66,023 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1

District Comparison

  • Clayton School District, which is ranked within the top 1% of all 558 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 99% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MO)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clayton  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clayton  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥99%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clayton  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.580.47
# of American Indian Students3 Students3,422 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students376 Students18,342 Students
% Asian Students
13%
2%
# of Hispanic Students112 Students58,478 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
7%
# of Black Students436 Students145,159 Students
% Black Students
16%
16%
# of White Students1,718 Students646,386 Students
% White Students
62%
71%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,444 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students137 Students35,895 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:11431,553
# of Students in Kindergarten:16465,561
# of Students in 1st Grade:19765,974
# of Students in 2nd Grade:18566,807
# of Students in 3rd Grade:19668,505
# of Students in 4th Grade:18770,208
# of Students in 5th Grade:20970,597
# of Students in 6th Grade:22068,782
# of Students in 7th Grade:20068,028
# of Students in 8th Grade:23567,525
# of Students in 9th Grade:23269,209
# of Students in 10th Grade:22267,397
# of Students in 11th Grade:20665,697
# of Students in 12th Grade:21764,283
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $25,361 is higher than the state average of $9,795. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $27,667 is higher than the state average of $9,977. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MO)
Total Revenue$53 MM$6 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clayton  School District and average revenue for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$58 MM$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Clayton  School District and average spending for each school distric in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,361$9,795
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clayton  School District and average revenue per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$27,667$9,977
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clayton  School District and average spending per public school student in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Clayton School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Clayton High School Math: 78% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 1%
    #1 Mark Twain Circle
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314)854-6600

    Grades: 9-12 | 877 students
  • Family Center
    301 N Gay Ave.
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314)854-6900

    Grades: PK | 114 students
  • Glenridge Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 5%
    7447 Wellington Way
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314)854-6200

    Grades: K-5 | 401 students
  • Meramec Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 5%
    400 S Meramec Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314)854-6300

    Grades: K-5 | 371 students
  • Ralph M. Captain Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 5%
    6345 Northwood Ave
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314)854-6100

    Grades: K-5 | 366 students
  • Wydown Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 5%
    6500 Wydown
    Saint Louis, MO 63105
    (314)854-6400

    Grades: 6-8 | 655 students
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