Metro Academic and Classical High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#121
College Readiness Index
72.8
Algebra Proficiency
3.5
English Proficiency
3.6
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 324 Students
  • 24 Teachers

Metro Academic and Classical High School
4015 MCPHERSON AVE
ST LOUIS, MO 63108

Phone: (314) 534-3894

District: St. Louis Public Schools

Overview

Metro Academic and Classical High School is ranked 1st within Missouri. Students have the opportunity to take International Baccalaureate course work and exams. The IB participation rate at Metro Academic and Classical High School is 83 percent. The student body makeup is 38 percent male and 62 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 58 percent. Metro Academic and Classical High School is 1 of 14 high schools in the St. Louis Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#121
State Rank
#1
Magnet Rank
#44

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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 324
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 58%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 40%
Full-Time Teachers 24

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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 97%
Proficient in Algebra 94%
College Readiness Index 72.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
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 14
Total Students 7,400
Proficient in English (district average) 62%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 44%
College Readiness (district average) 15.5

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Nearby Schools

Metro Academic and Classical High School is 1 of 14 schools in the St. Louis Public Schools.

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