Mexico High School



Mexico High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mexico 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
9 193
10 163
11 152
12 167

Mexico High School is a public high school of the Mexico 59 School District located in Mexico, MO. It has 675 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mexico High School is the 139th largest public high school in Missouri and the 8,550th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.2 to 1.

Total Students: 675
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,550th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Missouri: 139th out of 615
Student/Teacher Rank in Missouri: 460th out of 614
Full Time Teacher Rank in Missouri: 137th out of 614

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Mexico High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 349
(52%)
349
(52%)
 Male 326
(48%)
326
(48%)

Mexico High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 557
(83%)
557
(83%)
 Black 50
(7%)
50
(7%)
 Hispanic 32
(5%)
32
(5%)
 Two or More 32
(5%)
32
(5%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mexico High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 344
(51%)
344
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 281
(42%)
281
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(7%)
50
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mexico High School is ranked 111th out of 602 ranked schools in Missouri, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mexico High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.4%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Mexico High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 803
2006 783
2007 769
2008 808
2009 769
2010 755
2011 766
2012 753
2013 686
2014 675
2015 675

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 18.9
2007 17.5
2008 18
2009 17.7
2010 17.9
2011 18.5
2012 17.6
2013 15.2
2014 15.3
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29514321295143
2006 0.32311621966794
2007 0.33029908972692
2008 0.34653465346535
2009 0.40052015604681
2010 0.40662251655629
2011 0.41383812010444
2012 0.37583001328021
2013 0.45918367346939
2014 0.48444444444444
2015 0.49037037037037

Compare Mexico High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.1% 14.0:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 49.0%
 

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Public 09 - 12 675 15.2:1  
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Perry Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 95 7:1 22 miles
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