Thayer Senior High School

401 E Walnut St
Thayer, MO 65791
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Thayer Senior High School serves 324 students in grades 7-12.
Thayer Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

Thayer Senior High School's student population of 324 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Thayer Senior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Thayer Senior High School is 0.06, 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
#468 out of 2085 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
n/a
16%
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White
97%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.47
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThayer R-II School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Thayer Senior High School is Mammoth Spring High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thayer Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thayer Thayer Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 414 students
    0.0 miles
    365 E Walnut St
    Thayer, MO 65791
    (417) 264-4600
    0 PK-6 414
  • Mammoth Spring Mammoth Spring Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 272 students
    2.3 miles
    410 Goldsmith Ave
    Mammoth Spring, AR 72554
    (870) 625-7213
    2.3 PK-6 272
  • Mammoth Spring Mammoth Spring High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 205 students
    2.3 miles
    410 Goldsmith Ave
    Mammoth Spring, AR 72554
    (870) 625-7212
    2.3 7-12 205
  • Koshkonong Koshkonong Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 166 students
    8.3 miles
    School St
    Koshkonong, MO 65692
    (417) 867-5601
    8.3 PK-8 166
  • Koshkonong Koshkonong High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 102 students
    8.3 miles
    School St
    Koshkonong, MO 65692
    (417) 867-5601
    8.3 9-12 102

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