Slater High School

  • Slater High School serves 123 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (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.
  • Slater 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 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Slater High School's student population of 123 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students123 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Slater 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 Slater High School is 0.21, 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#1702 out of 2085 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
7%
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Black
5%
16%
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White
89%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Slater High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.210.47
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Graduation Rate80-89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Slater High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSlater School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Academics in the district are poor. Due largely to a too old, tired staff and administration. Extracurricular is largely sports and farming activities. Music and fine arts are suffering. Parent involvement would be better if central office administration would encourage them to do so. Current superintendent has no regard for public input.
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