Truman High School

3301 South Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055 | (816) 521-5350
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,674
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3301 S Noland Rd, Independence, MO 64055
  • Principal or Admin: Kristel Barr
  • Fax: (816) 521-5604
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,674
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 102.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 881 (52.6%)
  • Females: 793 (47.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 115 (6.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 425 (25.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 540 (32.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Truman High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Truman High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade45427.1%
10th Grade39723.7%
11th Grade39123.4%
12th Grade43225.8%
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: 36.3%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 40.9%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 10.8%
Percent Entering the Military: 2.3%
Percent Unknown: 9.4%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 17.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 12.1
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $93,408
Average Salary of Teachers: $54,570
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
Percent of Teachers with Special Certificates
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Truman High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 31, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I graduated from this school, and I am proud to say that. My classmates were awesome, brilliant and charismatic. My all time favorite teacher worked there when it was first opened and retired the the year after I was in her class. Here's to you Linda Griffith!! Oh Captain my Captain. You live forever in my esteem!!

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