645 S Commercial Ave
Smithville, MO 64089
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Smithville High School serves 930 students in grades 9-12.
Smithville High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 63% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 930 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 1% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Smithville High School's student population of 930 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
930 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Smithville High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Smithville High School is 0.19, 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
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State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#267 out of 2091 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
1%
15%
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White
90%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Smithville High School's ranking?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

58% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% MO state average), while 63% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Smithville High School?

The graduation rate of Smithville High School is 98%, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 90%.

How many students attend Smithville High School?

930 students attend Smithville High School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

90% of Smithville High School students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

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

Smithville High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Smithville High School offer ?

Smithville High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 930 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 1%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 63% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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