7701 Nw Barry Rd
Kansas City, MO 64153
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Park Hill High School serves 1,909 students in grades 9-12.
Park Hill High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,909 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Park Hill High School's student population of 1,909 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 115 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,909 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
115 teachers
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School Rankings

Park Hill High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Park Hill High School is 0.56, which is more 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
#210 out of 2091 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
7%
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Black
13%
15%
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White
64%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Graduation Rate
93%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Park Hill High School's ranking?

Park Hill High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

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

63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 66% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Park Hill High School?

The graduation rate of Park Hill High School is 93%, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 90%.

How many students attend Park Hill High School?

1,909 students attend Park Hill High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

64% of Park Hill High School students are White, 13% of students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Park Hill High School?

Park Hill High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Park Hill High School offer ?

Park Hill High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,909 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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