Lafayette County High School

807a West 31st, Higginsville, MO 64037 | (660) 584-3661
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 330
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 807a W 31st, Higginsville, MO 64037
  • Principal or Admin: Todd Whitney
  • Fax: (660) 584-8666
  • Website:
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 330
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 24.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 158 (47.9%)
  • Females: 172 (52.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 25 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 75 (22.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 100 (30.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lafayette County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lafayette County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade8325.2%
10th Grade8826.7%
11th Grade6820.6%
12th Grade9127.6%
Classroom Environment (2010)
Students Per Classroom
Graduation and Dropout Rates (2010)
Graduation Rate
Dropout Rate
Post-Graduate Profiles (2010)
Percent Entering a 2-Year College: 18.8%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 43.5%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 21.2%
Percent Entering the Military: 10.6%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 2.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 8.7
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $75,000
Average Salary of Teachers: $40,564
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
Percent of Teachers with Special Certificates
Percent of Teachers with No Certificate: 7.1%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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