Thomas W. Kelly High School

4035 State Hwy 77, Benton, MO 63736 | (573) 545-3541
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 298
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dan Hecht
  • Fax: (573) 545-4485
  • Website: www.kelly.k12.mo.us
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 298
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 142 (47.7%)
  • Females: 156 (52.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 37 (12.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 91 (30.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 128 (43.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Thomas W. Kelly High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black--
Asian--
Hispanic41.3%
White29498.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Thomas W. Kelly High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade8729.2%
10th Grade6220.8%
11th Grade7224.2%
12th Grade7725.8%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
21.0
District:
19.0
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
85.3%
District:
86.2%
Dropout Rate
School:
3.6%
District:
3.6%
Post-Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent Entering a 2-Year College: 7.6%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 53.2%
Percent Entering a Non-College Post-Secondary Institution: 15.2%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 21.5%
Percent Entering the Military: 1.3%
Percent Unknown: 1.3%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 2.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 12.7
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $71,520
Average Salary of Teachers: $39,090
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
96.3%
District:
98.5%
Percent of Teachers with Special Certificates
School:
3.7%
District:
1.5%
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 Thomas W. Kelly High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on MAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • Algebra I
  • Algebra II
  • American History
  • Biology
  • English I
  • English II
  • Geometry
  • Government
ACT Exam Performance (2010)
ACT Composite Score
School:
19.9
District:
19.9
Percent of Graduates Scoring Higher Than the National Average: 29.6%
Percent of Graduates Taking the ACT
School:
66.7%
District:
66.7%
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201031.4%51.1%57.3%
20096.8%32.3%52.7%
 
Algebra II Test
201015.5%15.5%41.8%
 
American History Test
201027.7%27.7%-
 
Biology Test
201053.8%53.8%56.7%
200948.7%48.7%55.1%
 
English I Test
201053.3%53.3%56.1%
 
English II Test
201071.9%71.9%73.2%
200971.8%71.8%72.6%
 
Geometry Test
201023.7%23.7%51.4%
 
Government Test
201050.0%50.0%-
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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