Nixa High School

Nixa High School serves 1,734 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Nixa High School operates within the Nixa School District.
Nixa School District's 87% graduation rate is equal to the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 1734 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,734 students
Nixa High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Nixa High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Nixa High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Nixa High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Nixa High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
3%
5%
Nixa High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
2%
17%
Nixa High School Black Students (1999-2014)
White
89%
73%
Nixa High School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Nixa High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.22
Nixa High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
42%
Nixa High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%
Nixa High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Nixa School District's student population of 5,856 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,570 in this district is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,265 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Nixa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,856 586
Nixa School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 87%
Nixa School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $48 MM $6 MM
Nixa School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $57 MM $6 MM
Nixa School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,570 $9,469
Nixa School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,265 $9,562
Nixa School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Ozark High School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Summit Intermediate School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mathews Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NixaMathews Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 452 students
    0.5 miles
    605 South Gregg Rd
    NixaMO 65714
    (417)449-3110
    0.5KG-4452
  • Nixa Espy Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 445 students
    0.7 miles
    220 South Gregg Rd
    NixaMO 65714
    (417)875-5650
    0.7KG-4445
  • NixaSummit Intermediate School
    Grades: 4-6 | 483 students
    1.8 miles
    301 South Main St
    NixaMO 65714
    (417)724-4000
    1.84-6483
  • NixaNicholas A. Inman Intermediate
    Grades: 5-6 | 383 students
    1.9 miles
    1300 North Nicholas Rd
    NixaMO 65714
    (417)449-3210
    1.95-6383
  • NixaEarly Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 167 students
    2.1 miles
    301 South Main St
    NixaMO 65714
    (417)724-4050
    2.1PK167

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