Francis Howell R-III School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 22 public schools serving 17,565 students in Francis Howell R-III School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Missouri.
Public Schools in Francis Howell R-III School District have an average math proficiency score of 65% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Francis Howell R-III School District are Francis Howell High School, Daniel Boone Elementary School and Becky-david Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Francis Howell R-III School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Francis Howell R-III School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Francis Howell R-III School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MO)
# Schools
22 Schools
2,431 Schools
# Students
17,565 Students
908,772 Students
# Teachers
1,140 Teachers
65,925 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Francis Howell R-III School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 555 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 97% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#17 out of 557 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Francis Howell R-III  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Francis Howell R-III  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
97%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Francis Howell R-III  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.36
0.47
# American Indian Students
22 Students
3,420 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
748 Students
18,340 Students
% Asian Students
4%
2%
# Hispanic Students
750 Students
58,430 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
7%
# Black Students
1,340 Students
144,586 Students
% Black Students
8%
16%
# White Students
13,989 Students
645,754 Students
% White Students
80%
71%
# Hawaiian Students
17 Students
2,443 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
699 Students
35,786 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
630
31,341
# Students in K Grade:
1,179
65,332
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,276
65,823
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,291
66,644
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1,207
68,344
# Students in 4th Grade:
1,336
70,027
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,258
70,440
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,286
68,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,285
68,001
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,359
67,508
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,358
69,209
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,316
67,397
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,407
65,697
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,377
64,283
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,106 is higher than the state median of $11,298. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,074 is higher than the state median of $10,855. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue
$230 MM
$7 MM
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Spending
$212 MM
$6 MM
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Revenue / Student
$13,106
$11,298
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Francis Howell R-III  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,074
$10,855
This chart display average spending per public school student in Francis Howell R-III  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Francis Howell R-III School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Francis Howell High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7001 Hwy 94 South
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-4700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,819 students
Rank: #22.
Daniel Boone Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
201 W Hwy D
Wentzville, MO 63385
(636) 851-4400
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #33.
Becky-david Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1155 Jungs Station Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63303
(636) 851-4200
Grades: K-5
| 844 students
Rank: #44.
Warren Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
141 Weiss Rd
Saint Peters, MO 63376
(636) 851-6100
Grades: K-5
| 856 students
Rank: #55.
John Weldon Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7370 Weldon Spring Rd
O Fallon, MO 63368
(636) 851-5500
Grades: K-5
| 732 students
Rank: #66.
Francis Howell Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
825 O'fallon Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-4800
Grades: 6-8
| 837 students
Rank: #77.
Independence Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4800 Meadows Pkwy
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-5900
Grades: K-5
| 669 students
Rank: #88.
Castlio Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1020 Dingledine Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-4300
Grades: K-5
| 797 students
Rank: #99.
Harvest Ridge Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1220 Harvest Ridge Dr
Saint Charles, MO 63303
(636) 851-5100
Grades: K-5
| 661 students
Rank: #1010.
Bryan Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
605 Independence Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-5800
Grades: 6-8
| 891 students
Rank: #1111.
Francis Howell North High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
2549 Hackmann Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63303
(636) 851-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,726 students
Rank: #1212.
Francis Howell Central High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5199 Hwy N
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-4600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,913 students
Rank: #1313.
Saeger Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5201 Hwy N
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-5600
Grades: 6-8
| 731 students
Rank: #1414.
Henderson Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
2501 Hackmann Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63303
(636) 851-5200
Grades: K-5
| 687 students
Rank: #1515.
Fairmount Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1725 Thoele Rd
Saint Peters, MO 63376
(636) 851-4500
Grades: K-5
| 1,107 students
Rank: #1616.
Central Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4525 Central School Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-5700
Grades: K-5
| 804 students
Rank: #1717.
Barnwell Middle School
Math: 57% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
1035 Jungs Station Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63303
(636) 851-4100
Grades: 6-8
| 839 students
Rank: #1818.
Hollenbeck Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4555 Central School Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-5400
Grades: 6-8
| 632 students
4810 Meadows Pkwy
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-6000
Grades: PK
| 304 students
2555 Hackmann Rd
Saint Charles, MO 63303
(636) 851-6200
Grades: PK
| 326 students
Francis Howell Union High School
Alternative School
1405 Hwy D
Saint Charles, MO 63304
(636) 851-5000
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Heritage Landing
1400 Gettysburg Landing
Saint Charles, MO 63303
(636) 851-5300
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Francis Howell R-iii
  • 4545 CENTRAL SCHOOL RD, ST CHARLES, MO, 63304-7113
  • (636) 851-4000
  • fhsdschools.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 17,565 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36

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