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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (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
1745
Classroom Teachers
109

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.0% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 49
Proficiency in Reading 81 57
Proficiency in Math 73 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.03
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.69
AVG FOR STATE 13.33
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 440 25.2%
Grade 10 462 26.5%
Grade 11 425 24.4%
Grade 12 418 24.0%
Total 1745 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 79.8% 83.0% 73.7%
Black 13.4% 10.6% 16.4%
Hispanic 4.2% 4.4% 7.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 1.9% 2.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.7%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.4% 11.4% 50.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.3% 9.6% 43.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.2% 1.8% 6.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 41,126 6,126,452
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,673.1 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.8% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.2% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.7% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 21.0% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,582 2,396,271
Single Parent Households With Children 5.7% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.4% 89.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 65.9% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 30.7% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.4% 13.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.6% 18.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.0% 19.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.6% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 4.9% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,095 $42,789,945 58.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $438 $2,641,578 3.6%
Staff $507 $3,057,717 4.2%
General Administration $240 $1,447,440 2.0%
School Administration $820 $4,945,420 6.7%
Operation $1,287 $7,761,897 10.6%
Transportation $135 $814,185 1.1%
Other $151 $910,681 1.2%
Total Support $3,577 $21,572,887 29.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,488 $8,974,128 12.2%
Total Expenditures $12,160 $73,336,960 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,267 $5,724,225,739 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $481 $438,946,916 4.0%
Staff $486 $443,594,686 4.0%
General Administration $393 $359,420,191 3.2%
School Administration $623 $569,291,145 5.1%
Operation $1,060 $967,972,501 8.7%
Transportation $545 $497,721,832 4.5%
Other $265 $242,176,075 2.2%
Total Support $3,853 $3,519,073,353 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,034 $1,858,105,949 16.7%
Total Expenditures $12,153 $11,101,387,958 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%