1 Main St
Valley Park, MO 63088
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Valley Park Senior High School serves 264 students in grades 9-12.
Valley Park Senior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 264 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Valley Park Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Valley Park Senior High School's student population of 264 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley Park Senior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Valley Park Senior High School is 0.59, which is more 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
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#477 out of 2091 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
45-49%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
24%
15%
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White
59%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
90-94%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Valley Park Senior High School's ranking?

Valley Park Senior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

45-49% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Valley Park Senior High School?

The graduation rate of Valley Park Senior High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 90%.

How many students attend Valley Park Senior High School?

264 students attend Valley Park Senior High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

59% of Valley Park Senior High School students are White, 24% of students are Black, 6% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley Park Senior High School?

Valley Park Senior High School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Valley Park Senior High School offer ?

Valley Park Senior High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Valley Park Senior High School part of?

Valley Park Senior High School is part of Valley Park School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 264 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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