South Technical High School

Tel: (314)989-7400
  • South Technical High School serves 771 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • South Technical High School operates within the Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District.
  • Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District's 100% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 771 students has declined by 10% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12
Total Students771 students
South Technical High School Total Students (1992-2015)
Gender %South Technical High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
South Technical High School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeSouth Technical High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:114:1
South Technical High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2015)
Asian
4%
2%
South Technical High School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
4%
6%
South Technical High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
20%
16%
South Technical High School Black Students (1992-2015)
White
72%
73%
South Technical High School White Students (1992-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
South Technical High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Technical High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.440.44
South Technical High School Diversity Score (1992-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
20%
44%
South Technical High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
7%
South Technical High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District's student population of 4,622 students has grown by 20% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $98,550 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $97,952 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSpecl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed4,622576
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate100%87%
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$377 MM$6 MM
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$375 MM$6 MM
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$98,550$9,469
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$97,952$9,562
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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