Lamar High School



Lamar High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lamar High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 100
10 104
11 106
12 97

Lamar High School is a public high school of the Lamar R-I School District located in Lamar, MO. It has 407 students in grades 9th through 12th. Lamar High School is the 214th largest public high school in Missouri and the 12,238th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 407
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.17

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Lamar High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(55%)
230
(55%)
 Female 185
(45%)
186
(45%)

Lamar High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 376
(92%)
382
(92%)
 Two or More 26
(6%)
27
(6%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Lamar High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 244
(60%)
253
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 145
(36%)
145
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(4%)
18
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Lamar High School is ranked 224th out of 0 ranked schools in Missouri, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lamar High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 40.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Lamar High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 398
2006 406
2007 415
2008 403
2009 386
2010 379
2011 388
2012 407

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 19.5
2007 17.2
2008 16.4
2009 15.2
2010 14.9
2011 14.9
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33165829145729
2006 0.33004926108374
2007 0.37831325301205
2008 0.38709677419355
2009 0.39896373056995
2010 0.41688654353562
2011 0.40979381443299
2012 0.4004914004914

Compare Lamar High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,388.9% 13.9:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.0%
 
State Average 40.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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