Van-far Jr./sr. High School

  • Van-far Jr./sr. High School serves 262 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Van-far Jr./sr. High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Van-far Jr./sr. High School's student population of 262 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Van-far Jr./sr. High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Van-far Jr./sr. High School is 0.22, 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#994 out of 2085 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
1%
16%
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White
88%
71%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.47
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Graduation Rate≥90%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVan-Far R-I School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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