Purdy High School

  • Purdy High School serves 180 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Purdy High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Purdy High School's student population of 180 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students180 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Purdy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,085 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Purdy High School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank#1326 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
7%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
73%
71%
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Hawaiian
11%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.440.47
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Graduation Rate≥90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePurdy R-II School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Purdy Purdy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 270 students
    0.0 miles
    201 S Gabby Gibbons Dr
    Purdy, MO 65734
    (417) 442-3217
    0.0 PK-4 270
  • Purdy Purdy Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 205 students
    0.0 miles
    201 S Gabby Gibbons Dr
    Purdy, MO 65734
    (417) 442-7066
    0.0 5-8 205
  • Monett Oakview School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 12 students
    7.4 miles
    200 Linden St
    Monett, MO 65708
    (417) 235-3951
    7.4 K-12 12
  • Monett Monett Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 561 students
    7.5 miles
    601 Learning Lane
    Monett, MO 65708
    (417) 235-3411
    7.5 PK-2 561
  • Monett Monett Intermediate
    Grades: 5-6 | 362 students
    7.8 miles
    711 9th St
    Monett, MO 65708
    (417) 235-6151
    7.8 5-6 362

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