800 W Frost St
Plattsburg, MO 64477
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Plattsburg High School serves 179 students in grades 9-12.
Plattsburg High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-69% (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 60-69% (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 17% 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: 179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Plattsburg High School's student population of 179 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Plattsburg High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Plattsburg High School is 0.30, 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
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#202 out of 2091 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-69%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
83%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Plattsburg High School's ranking?

Plattsburg High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

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

60-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 60-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Plattsburg High School?

The graduation rate of Plattsburg High School is 90%, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 90%.

How many students attend Plattsburg High School?

179 students attend Plattsburg High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

83% of Plattsburg High School students are White, 11% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.

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

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

What grades does Plattsburg High School offer ?

Plattsburg High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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