Awards and Accreditation
- Distinction in Performance from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
- Standard and Poor's rating of AAA, one of only four school districts in Missouri to receive such a high rating.
- 2016 National District of Character by Character.org.
- 19 Elementary Schools
- 6 Middle Schools
- 4 High Schools
- Official Enrollment: 20,857
- 10 National Blue Ribbon Schools
- 15 Missouri Gold Star Schools of Excellence
- 2016 National District of Character
- 18 National Schools of Character
- 19 Missouri Schools of Character
- Separate Campuses for Gifted, Early Childhood and Alternative High School Education
- 14 Students to all teachers
- 17 Students per classroom teacher
- 262 Students to administrators
- Graduation Rate: 96.6%
- Dropout Rate: 0.60%
- Total Employees: 3,528
This number does not include seasonal employees or substitute teachers.
- Certified Teachers with Advanced Degrees: 84%
- 15 Average Years of Experience
Updated December 2018
The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) website contains pertinent school-related data at the state level, district level and school level.
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Missouri Comprehensive Data System. This website from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) contains pertinent school-related data at the state, district and school level.