South Technical High School

12721 West Watson Rd

Saint Louis, MO 63127

Tel: (314)989-7400
Grades 10-12
858 students
South Technical High School serves 858 students in grades 10 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
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 858 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
School Type Vocational school
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 858 students
South Technical High School Total Students (1993-2014)
Gender % South Technical High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
South Technical High School Total Teachers (1993-2014)
Students by Grade South Technical High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has decreased from 27:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 15:1
South Technical High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2014)
Asian
4%
2%
South Technical High School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
South Technical High School Black Students (1992-2013)
Black
21%
17%
South Technical High School Black Students (1992-2013)
White
72%
73%
South Technical High School White Students (1992-2013)
Two or more races
2%
2%
South Technical High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.44 0.22
South Technical High School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
19%
42%
South Technical High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2014)
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 (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District's student population of 3,906 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $83,789 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $83,281 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 3,906 586
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 100% 87%
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $377 MM $6 MM
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $375 MM $6 MM
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $83,789 $9,469
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $83,281 $9,562
Specl. Sch. Dst. St. Louis Co. School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Southview High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Truman Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Concord Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Louis Concord Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 557 students
    0.8 miles
    10305 Concord School Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63128
    (314)729-2470
    0.8KG-5557
  • Saint Louis Truman Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 732 students
    0.9 miles
    12225 Eddie And Park Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63127
    (314)729-2470
    0.96-8732
  • Saint LouisSouthview Elementary SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: KG-8 | 87 students
    1.8 miles
    11660 Eddie And Park Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63126
    (314)989-8900
    1.8KG-887
  • Saint LouisSouthview High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 108 students
    1.8 miles
    11660 Eddie And Park Rd
    Saint LouisMO 63126
    (314)989-8900
    1.89-12108
  • Saint LouisGeorge R. Robinson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 484 students
    1.9 miles
    803 Couch Ave
    Saint LouisMO 63122
    (314)213-6140
    1.9KG-5484

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