Seneca Junior High School

  • Seneca Junior High School serves 215 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 28% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Seneca Junior 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 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Seneca Junior High School's student population of 215 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students215 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Seneca Junior 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 Seneca Junior High School is 0.43, 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#1755 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
21%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
73%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Seneca Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.430.47
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeneca R-VII School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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