Center Sr. High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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
8715 Holmes
Kansas City, MO 64131
Phone
(816) 349-3330
District
CENTER 58
County
JACKSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
693
Classroom Teachers
59

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

2

(10 is best)

Better than 10.5% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Center Sr. High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 27 49
Proficiency in Reading 35 57
Proficiency in Math 18 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.84
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.22
AVG FOR STATE 13.47
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 211 30.4%
Grade 10 173 25.0%
Grade 11 146 21.1%
Grade 12 163 23.5%
Total 693 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 15.0% 20.9% 74.2%
Black 74.6% 67.3% 16.6%
Hispanic 8.2% 10.2% 6.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 1.4% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.8% 71.9% 50.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.7% 67.5% 44.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 4.4% 6.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,853 6,126,452
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,363.9 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 12.7% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.3% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.2% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,659 2,391,245
Single Parent Households With Children 10.3% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.6% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.6% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.3% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.9% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.7% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 25.1% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.8% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 11.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,017 $18,693,288 51.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $1,382,616 3.8%
Staff $674 $1,795,536 5.0%
General Administration $556 $1,481,184 4.1%
School Administration $744 $1,982,016 5.5%
Operation $1,374 $3,660,336 10.2%
Transportation $649 $1,728,936 4.8%
Other $250 $666,000 1.9%
Total Support $4,766 $12,696,624 35.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,738 $4,630,032 12.9%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $36,019,944 100.0%
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%