Southern High School

1 School St, Ellington, MO 63638 | (573) 663-2291
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 236
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 236 middle and high school students from grades 7-12
  • Ranks 277th out of 513 high schools in MO.
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Not Met
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Paula King
  • Fax: (573) 663-2155
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School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 236
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 18.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 117 (49.6%)
  • Females: 119 (50.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 18 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 122 (51.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 140 (59.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Southern High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Southern High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade3916.5%
8th Grade3916.5%
9th Grade3916.5%
10th Grade4519.1%
11th Grade3314.0%
12th Grade4117.4%
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: 40.0%
Percent Entering a 4-Year College: 5.0%
Percent Entering a Non-College Post-Secondary Institution: 5.0%
Percent Entering the Work Force: 20.0%
Percent Entering the Military: 2.5%
Percent Unknown: 27.5%
Faculty Information (2010)
Principal Years of Experience: 8.0
Teacher Average Years of Experience: 12.5
Faculty Salary (2010)
Average Salary of Administration: $51,269
Average Salary of Teachers: $36,670
Teacher Credentials (2009)
Percent of Teachers with Regular Certificates
Percent of Teachers with No Certificate: 5.0%
Source: MO Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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