Wheaton High School

  • Wheaton High School serves 182 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 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 28%.

School Overview

  • Wheaton High School's student population of 182 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students182 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wheaton High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wheaton High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1497 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
11%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
6%
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White
81%
72%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wheaton High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.330.45
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWHEATON R-III School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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