We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 152 Missouri schools made our rankings. View Rankings
Missouri high school students must earn at least 24 credits to graduate, including a personal finance course. Students may join the LifeSmarts program, which develops their consumer and marketplace skills, according to the Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education. LifeSmarts teams can form in class or within extracurricular clubs, and compete online and then in-person, in the state capital of Jefferson City.
In the U.S. News Best High Schools 2013 rankings, Missouri is home to three schools awarded gold medals, 23 with silver medals and 126 with bronze medals. Missouri's top-ranked school is Metro Academic and Classical High School, which is part of the St. Louis Public Schools.
Top Ranked MO Schools
To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.#1
4015 MCPHERSON AVE, ST LOUIS, MO 63108#2
1 MARK TWAIN CIRCLE, CLAYTON, MO 63105#3
801 WEST ESSEX AVE, KIRKWOOD, MO 63122#4
2351 CLARKSON RD, CHESTERFIELD, MO 63017#5
4525 HWY 109, EUREKA, MO 63025#6
7701 NW BARRY RD, KANSAS CITY, MO 64153#7
4900 SOUTH LINDBERGH, ST LOUIS, MO 63126#8
4303 SOUTH PROVIDENCE RD, COLUMBIA, MO 65203#9
801 HANNA RD, BALLWIN, MO 63021#10
2600 SW WARD RD, LEE'S SUMMIT, MO 64082
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MO by the Numbers
Districts 467 High Schools 560 Full-Time Teachers 19,824 Students Enrolled 292,889
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The St. Louis Public Schools include 15 high schools that serve 7,798 students.
There are four high schools in the Rockwood School District, serving 7,514 students.
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