Blue Springs High School

2000 Nw Ashton Dr, Blue Springs, MO 64015 | (816) 229-3459
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,809
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: David Adams
  • Fax: (816) 229-1025
  • Website: www.bluespringsschools.net
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,809
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 105.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 897 (49.6%)
  • Females: 912 (50.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 84 (4.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 221 (12.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 305 (16.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Blue Springs High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.3%
Black21311.8%
Asian341.9%
Hispanic1086.0%
White1,44980.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Blue Springs High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade623.4%
10th Grade57531.8%
11th Grade59132.7%
12th Grade58132.1%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
School:
24.0
District:
19.0
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
91.4%
District:
92.1%
Dropout Rate
School:
1.7%
District:
1.2%
Post-Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent Entering a 2-Year College: 39.4%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 42.9%
Percent Entering a Non-College Post-Secondary Institution: 1.5%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 13.6%
Percent Entering the Military: 2.2%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 6.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 15.2
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $83,731
Average Salary of Teachers: $58,234
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
School:
96.5%
District:
99.4%
Percent of Teachers with Special Certificates
School:
3.5%
District:
0.6%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 01, 2010
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  • Great schools in blue springs!

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Blue Springs High School performed on average about the same as 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:
23.1
District:
22.7
Percent of Graduates Scoring Higher Than the National Average: 46.4%
Percent of Graduates Taking the ACT
School:
67.4%
District:
71.7%
AYP Details (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Not Met

MAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Algebra I Test
201037.9%73.1%57.3%
200934.3%74.2%52.7%
 
Algebra II Test
201068.7%67.7%41.8%
 
American History Test
201062.0%65.1%-
 
Biology Test
201073.6%72.3%56.7%
200972.2%67.4%55.1%
 
English I Test
201016.7%68.6%56.1%
 
English II Test
201084.1%83.8%73.2%
200981.8%83.2%72.6%
 
Geometry Test
201045.6%61.8%51.4%
 
Government Test
201054.9%63.5%-
 
Source: MO Department of Education 2009-2010

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