St. Charles West High School

  • St. Charles West High School serves 723 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • St. Charles West High School operates within the St. Charles R-vi School District.
  • St. Charles R-vi School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the MO state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 723 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students723 students
St. Charles West High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %St. Charles West High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
St. Charles West High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSt. Charles West High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
St. Charles West High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
2%
St. Charles West High School Asian Students (1994-2015)
Hispanic
3%
6%
St. Charles West High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
13%
16%
St. Charles West High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
81%
73%
St. Charles West High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
St. Charles West High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSt. Charles West 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.
0.330.44
St. Charles West High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
27%
44%
St. Charles West High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
6%
7%
St. Charles West High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • St. Charles R-vi School District's student population of 5,243 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 75% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,160 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,853 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSt. Charles R-vi School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
2
Number of Students Managed5,243576
St. Charles R-vi School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate90%87%
St. Charles R-vi School District Graduation Rate (1993-2015)
District Total Revenue$68 MM$6 MM
St. Charles R-vi School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$67 MM$6 MM
St. Charles R-vi School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,160$9,469
St. Charles R-vi School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,853$9,562
St. Charles R-vi 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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School Reviews

2  2/22/2010
MAP scores dropping with each passing year. Math teachers and Math scores will not impress anyone. A lot of bullying, drugs, bad behavior in general, and I'm not seeing where the faculty is doing anything about it. At one time I had a very very high opinion of this school, but it has changed and not for the better. I will give them this though; those who do participate in the extracurricular activities, teachers as well as students, seem to participate with a great deal of pride and hard work.
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