Puxico R-VIII School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public high schools in Puxico R-VIII School District, serving 277 students. Public high schools in Puxico R-VIII School District have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Missouri public high school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 55% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Missouri.
public high school in Puxico R-VIII School District have a Graduation Rate of 85%, which is less than the Missouri average of 90%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Puxico High School, with 80-89% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Missouri or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Missouri public high school average of 26% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Missouri public high school average of 14:1.
|School District Name||Puxico R-VIII School District|
|School District Website||http://WWW.PUXICO.K12.MO.US|
|School District Phone Number||(573) 222-3762|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MO)|
|# of Schools||2 Schools||729 Schools|
|# of Students||277 Students||282,844 Students|
|# of Teachers||21 Teachers||20,703 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||14:1|
Puxico R-VIII School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 460 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MO)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#428 out of 559 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||1,164 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||1 Student||5,660 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||2 Students||16,228 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||8 Students||42,077 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||265 Students||209,243 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||624 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||1 Student||7,848 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students||n/a|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||1,374|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||-||91|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||-||123|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||-||112|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||-||179|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||-||135|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||-||162|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||-||1,194|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-||5,896|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-||6,992|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||57||69,209|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||59||67,397|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||55||65,697|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||106||64,283|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $9,833 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $8,911 is less than the state median of $10,831. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MO)|
|Total Revenue||$8 MM||$6 MM|
|Spending||$7 MM||$6 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$9,833||$10,923|
|Revenue / Student||$8,911||$10,831|
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