Van Horn High School

1109 South Arlington Ave, Independence, MO 64053 | (816) 521-5360
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 675
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 675 high school students from grades 9-12
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Not Met
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1109 S Arlington Ave, Independence, MO 64053
  • Principal or Admin: Greg Netzer
  • Fax: (816) 521-5610
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 675
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 47.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 371 (55.0%)
  • Females: 304 (45.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 67 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 409 (60.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 476 (70.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Van Horn High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.6%
Black9213.6%
Asian182.7%
Hispanic12117.9%
White44065.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Van Horn High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade23534.8%
10th Grade17225.5%
11th Grade14020.7%
12th Grade12819.0%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
19.0
District:
18.0
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
82.9%
District:
86.7%
Dropout Rate
School:
5.6%
District:
3.6%
Post-Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent Entering a 2-Year College: 14.4%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 22.5%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 11.7%
Percent Entering the Military: 1.8%
Percent Unknown: 46.8%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 3.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 8.6
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $105,193
Average Salary of Teachers: $51,013
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
97.7%
District:
99.0%
Percent of Teachers with No Certificate: 2.3%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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