Potosi High School



Potosi High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Potosi 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
9 188
10 175
11 181
12 183

Potosi High School is a public high school of the Potosi R-III School District located in Potosi, MO. It has 727 students in grades 9th through 12th. Potosi High School is the 132nd largest public high school in Missouri and the 8,031st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.1 to 1.

Total Students: 727
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,031st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Missouri: 132nd out of 615
Student/Teacher Rank in Missouri: 518th out of 614
Full Time Teacher Rank in Missouri: 136th out of 614

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Potosi High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 369
(51%)
552
(51%)
 Female 358
(49%)
533
(49%)

Potosi High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 697
(96%)
1,032
(95%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
15
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
17
(2%)
 Black 6
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Potosi High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 724
(100%)
1,079
(99%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Potosi High School is ranked 26th out of 602 ranked schools in Missouri, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Potosi High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly 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.

Potosi High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 747
2006 755
2007 761
2008 755
2009 747
2010 697
2011 663
2012 657
2013 685
2014 730
2015 727

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 18.3
2007 18.2
2008 17.4
2009 17.6
2010 17.9
2011 16.6
2012 16.1
2013 16.3
2014 16.6
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37349397590361
2006 0.39602649006623
2007 0.38633377135348
2008 0.39470198675497
2009 0.41633199464525
2010 0.43758967001435
2011 0.49622926093514
2012 0.50684931506849
2013 0.52408759124088
2014 0.4986301369863
2015 0.9958734525447

Compare Potosi High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.1% 14.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.4%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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