Pacific High School

  • Pacific High School serves 890 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 89% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 63%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Pacific High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Pacific High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Pacific High School's student population of 890 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students890 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pacific High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,073 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pacific High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#143 out of 2,073 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pacific High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pacific High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
93%
72%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pacific High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.130.23
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Graduation Rate90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pacific High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMERAMEC VALLEY R-III School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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