Kirkwood 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
801 W Essex Ave
Kirkwood, MO 63122
Phone
(314) 213-6110
District
KIRKWOOD R-VII
County
ST. LOUIS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1779
Classroom Teachers
116

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

5

(10 is best)

Better than 44.6% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69.30 64
Proficiency in Reading 70
Proficiency in Math 69.3 59

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.39
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.49
AVG FOR STATE 13.59
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 429 24.1%
Grade 10 436 24.5%
Grade 11 464 26.1%
Grade 12 450 25.3%
Total 1779 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.0% 85.2% 74.8%
Black 17.7% 9.3% 16.7%
Hispanic 2.9% 3.2% 6.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.2% 2.2% 2.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.2% 14.8% 49.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.4% 12.9% 43.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.7% 1.8% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 40,876 6,113,532
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,656.9 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.7% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.1% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.6% 32.3%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.2% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 19.5% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,612 2,386,203
Single Parent Households With Children 6.3% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.3% 89.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 65.6% 28.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.9% 8.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 12.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.7% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.9% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.7% 20.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 16.2%
$15,000 or less 5.3% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,853 $40,562,907 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $476 $2,817,444 3.6%
Staff $848 $5,019,312 6.4%
General Administration $263 $1,556,697 2.0%
School Administration $814 $4,818,066 6.2%
Operation $1,295 $7,665,105 9.8%
Transportation $157 $929,283 1.2%
Other $176 $1,041,744 1.3%
Total Support $4,030 $23,853,570 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,340 $13,850,460 17.7%
Total Expenditures $13,223 $78,266,937 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,826 $5,353,407,234 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $454 $417,296,888 4.0%
Staff $446 $409,635,758 3.9%
General Administration $338 $310,439,937 2.9%
School Administration $577 $530,136,305 5.0%
Operation $1,016 $933,653,238 8.8%
Transportation $512 $470,188,023 4.5%
Other $229 $210,807,180 2.0%
Total Support $3,572 $3,282,247,369 31.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,096 $1,926,007,243 18.2%
Total Expenditures $11,495 $10,561,632,351 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%