Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public middle schools serving 2,392 students in Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Missouri.
Public Middle Schools in Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District have an average math proficiency score of 8% (versus the Missouri public middle school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 8% (versus the 46% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District are Ackerman School, Southview and External Sites. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Missouri public middle school average of 27% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. 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
5 Schools
799 Schools
# Students
2,392 Students
234,256 Students
# Teachers
151 Teachers
17,907 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 542 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 64% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#555 out of 557 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
13%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  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
64%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.49
0.45
# American Indian Students
12 Students
933 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
73 Students
4,381 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
49 Students
14,695 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
6%
# Black Students
594 Students
35,631 Students
% Black Students
25%
15%
# White Students
1,601 Students
170,236 Students
% White Students
67%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
545 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
62 Students
7,822 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
851
2,314
# Students in K Grade:
79
2,663
# Students in 1st Grade:
96
2,816
# Students in 2nd Grade:
99
2,723
# Students in 3rd Grade:
170
2,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
134
3,167
# Students in 5th Grade:
162
7,524
# Students in 6th Grade:
147
46,729
# Students in 7th Grade:
135
68,001
# Students in 8th Grade:
160
67,508
# Students in 9th Grade:
53
7,944
# Students in 10th Grade:
57
6,707
# Students in 11th Grade:
48
6,765
# Students in 12th Grade:
201
6,426
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $104,124 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 $96,612 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
$453 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$420 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$104,124
$11,298
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  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
$96,612
$10,855
This chart display average spending per public school student in Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis County  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 Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ackerman School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1550 Derhake Rd
Florissant, MO 63033
(314) 989-7200
Grades: K-8
| 151 students
Rank: #22.
Southview
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
11660 Eddie And Park Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63126
(314) 989-8900
Grades: K-8
| 74 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
External Sites
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
12110 Clayton Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63131
(314) 989-8100
Grades: PK-12
| 2,020 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Litzsinger
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
10094 Litzsinger Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63124
(314) 989-8800
Grades: K-8
| 113 students
Juvenile Detention Center
Alternative School
501 S Brentwood Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63105
(314) 615-2974
Grades: K-12
| 34 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 64% (Btm 50% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 13% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49

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