301 Rumsey St
Niangua, MO 65713
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Niangua High School serves 93 students in grades 9-12.
Niangua High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 93 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Niangua High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Niangua High School's student population of 93 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
93 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Niangua High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Niangua High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1009 out of 2091 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
99%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.02
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Niangua High School's ranking?

Niangua High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 60-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Niangua High School?

The graduation rate of Niangua High School is 80%, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 90%.

How many students attend Niangua High School?

93 students attend Niangua High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

99% of Niangua High School students are White, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Niangua High School?

Niangua High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Niangua High School offer ?

Niangua High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 93 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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