Wydown Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6500 Wydown
Clayton, MO 63105
Phone
(314) 854-6400
District
CLAYTON
County
ST. LOUIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
653
Classroom Teachers
62

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.8% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Wydown Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 72 43
Proficiency in Reading 73 46
Proficiency in Math 71.4 39

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 10.58
AVG FOR DISTRICT 9.54
AVG FOR STATE 13.47
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 205 31.4%
Grade 7 229 35.1%
Grade 8 219 33.5%
Total 653 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 69.0% 75.0% 74.2%
Black 15.2% 5.3% 16.6%
Hispanic 4.3% 4.7% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.3% 14.8% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.1% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 13.9% 14.7% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 11.7% 44.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 3.0% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 18,691 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 5,797.9 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 2.5% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 27.4% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.2% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.2% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 13.8% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,416 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 2.0% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.8% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 78.4% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 33.5% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.4% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.8% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.9% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.0% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 9.6% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,540 $28,141,800 52.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $874 $2,333,580 4.3%
Staff $661 $1,764,870 3.3%
General Administration $470 $1,254,900 2.3%
School Administration $928 $2,477,760 4.6%
Operation $2,666 $7,118,220 13.2%
Transportation $57 $152,190 0.3%
Other $818 $2,184,060 4.1%
Total Support $6,476 $17,290,920 32.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,121 $8,333,070 15.5%
Total Expenditures $20,137 $53,765,790 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,138 $5,615,788,195 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $465 $425,572,122 3.9%
Staff $477 $436,527,450 4.0%
General Administration $373 $341,293,271 3.1%
School Administration $609 $556,779,035 5.1%
Operation $1,035 $946,917,146 8.6%
Transportation $523 $478,870,643 4.4%
Other $254 $232,670,246 2.1%
Total Support $3,736 $3,418,578,057 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,148 $1,965,621,993 17.9%
Total Expenditures $12,022 $11,000,014,194 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%