625 E Clinton Ave
Seymour, MO 65746
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Seymour High School serves 184 students in grades 9-12.
Seymour High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Seymour High School's student population of 184 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
184 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Seymour High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Seymour High School is 0.13, 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
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#906 out of 2092 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
93%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 Seymour High School's ranking?

Seymour High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Highest math proficiency (Top 10%).

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

55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Seymour High School?

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

How many students attend Seymour High School?

184 students attend Seymour High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

93% of Seymour High School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

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

Seymour High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Seymour High School offer ?

Seymour High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Seymour High School part of?

Seymour High School is part of Seymour R-II School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 184 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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