Smith Cotton Junior High School

312 East Broadway, Sedalia, MO 65301 | (660) 829-6300
  • Grades: 7-9
  • Student Enrollment: 1,009
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,009 middle and high school students from grades 7-9
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Not Met
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Steve Triplett
  • Fax: (660) 829-6409
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School District Details
  • Sedalia 200 School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,964
  • Graduation Rate: 96.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.1
  • Enrolled Students: 4,608

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,009
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 537 (53.2%)
  • Females: 472 (46.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 107 (10.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 528 (52.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 635 (62.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Smith Cotton Junior High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Smith Cotton Junior High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade33833.5%
8th Grade31130.8%
9th Grade36035.7%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 18.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 11.1
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $72,400
Average Salary of Teachers: $38,969
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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