South High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,062
College Readiness Index
31.7
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,949 Students
  • 124 Teachers

South High
801 HANNA RD
BALLWIN, MO 63021

Phone: (314) 415-7700

District: Parkway C-2

Overview

South High is ranked 9th within Missouri. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South High is 38 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 29 percent. South High is 1 of 5 high schools in the Parkway C-2.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1062
State Rank
#9

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,949
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 29%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 9%
Full-Time Teachers 124

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 87%
Proficient in Algebra 67%
College Readiness Index 31.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 5
Total Students 6,107
Proficient in English (district average) 76%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 52%
College Readiness (district average) 26.8

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