Advance High School

201 East School St, Advance, MO 63730 | (573) 722-3584
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 208
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 208 middle and high school students from grades 7-12
  • Ranks 85th out of 513 high schools in MO.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Not Met
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 370, Advance, MO 63730
  • Principal or Admin: Shana Kight
  • Fax: (573) 722-5479
  • Website: www.advance.k12.mo.us
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 208
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 15.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 107 (51.4%)
  • Females: 101 (48.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (14.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 63 (30.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 94 (45.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Advance High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian--
Hispanic--
White208100.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Advance High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade3215.4%
8th Grade3717.8%
9th Grade4622.1%
10th Grade2512.0%
11th Grade2913.9%
12th Grade3918.8%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
18.0
District:
15.0
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
74.4%
District:
74.4%
Dropout Rate
School:
6.8%
District:
6.8%
Post-Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent Entering a 2-Year College: 28.0%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 32.0%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 24.0%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 1.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 11.1
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $64,000
Average Salary of Teachers: $36,302
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
100.0%
District:
100.0%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Advance High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Biology
  • Communication Arts
  • English II
  • Government
  • Mathematics
  • Science
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
ACT Composite Score
School:
20.4
District:
20.4
Percent of Graduates Scoring Higher Than the National Average: 25.0%
Percent of Graduates Taking the ACT
School:
62.5%
District:
62.5%
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Not Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201045.4%45.4%52.4%
200953.9%53.9%51.1%
200865.1%65.1%49.3%
 
Mathematics Test
201045.5%45.5%55.2%
200943.6%43.6%52.4%
200858.2%58.2%49.9%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Communication Arts Test
201048.8%48.8%52.4%
200954.6%54.6%50.2%
200866.7%66.7%48.4%
 
Mathematics Test
201041.0%41.0%52.0%
200954.6%54.6%47.0%
200837.0%37.0%44.3%
 
Science Test
201043.6%43.6%48.4%
200954.5%54.5%45.2%
200851.9%51.9%43.3%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201065.7%65.7%57.3%
200971.4%71.4%52.7%
 
Biology Test
201075.0%75.0%56.7%
200951.4%51.4%55.1%
 
English II Test
201078.3%78.3%73.2%
200966.7%66.7%72.6%
 
Government Test
201046.5%46.5%-
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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