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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    B+
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. College Prep
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B-
  6. Health & Safety
    B-
  7. Administration
    C+
  8. Sports
    B-
  9. Food
    C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
Affton High School is a highly rated, public school located in St Louis, MO. It has 773 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 72% of students are at least proficient in math and 90% in reading.
About Affton High School...
School District
Affton School District
Address
8309 Mackenzie Rd
St Louis, MO 63123
Telephone
(314) 638-6330
Website

Affton High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
90%
Percent Proficient - Math
72%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1130
6 responses
Average ACT
25
133 responses
AP Enrollment
19%
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Living in the Area
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Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    A-
  2. Good for Families
    A
  3. Housing
    A-
Area Feel
Suburban
Median Household Income
$57,836
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$819
National
$949
Median Home Value
$138,200
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
90%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.10 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.10 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 26 responses
Report
  • Spirit Week
    31%
  • Senior Night
    19%
  • Sports Night
    19%
  • 3rd grade olympics
    8%
  • Day of Silence
    4%
  • Homecoming
    4%
  • Pep rallies
    4%

Students

Diversity
B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
773
Free or Reduced Lunch
35%
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.11 responses
45%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.11 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$62,123
Teachers in First/Second Year
4.3%
36%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.11 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.11 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.11 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
Expenses Per Student
$11,714/ year
National
$12,239
58%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.12 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.12 responses
42%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.12 responses
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Affton High School Reviews

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Being involved in Aftton is very fun! For a small school there are a good amount of student led and made clubs. There are lots of very popular, well liked teachers. The college counselor is incredible and works very hard to make sure all students get any and all help needed to be prepared for after high school.
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Affton High has a very accepting community of students roaming its halls, but the administration that mandates those halls are not as accepting. The admin has been unfair at times with certain student-centered decisions, and overall does not seem involved in the success of their students. The teachers are overall great at what they do, but the admin is in some need of improvement.
Affton was a good high school with interesting and knowledgeable instructors. The curriculum is college oriented with multiple options for students to take AP and college credit classes that prepares students for secondary-education. They have a multitude of sports and clubs that vary in interests. Overall, Affton High School is an above average institution.