Sarcoxie High School

101 S 17th St
Sarcoxie, MO 64862
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sarcoxie High School serves 435 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (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 46% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sarcoxie 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 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sarcoxie High School's student population of 435 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Sarcoxie 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 Sarcoxie High School is 0.29, 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
#1452 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
2%
16%
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White
84%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.290.47
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSarcoxie R-II School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sarcoxie High School is Pierce City High School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Avilla Elementary School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wildwood Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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