C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Diversity
    C-
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    B-
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    B
  7. Administration
    C
  8. Sports
    B+
  9. Food
    C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
Address
100 N Maple Ln
Ash Grove, MO 65604
Telephone
(417) 751-2330
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Ash Grove High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
57%
Percent Proficient - Math
37%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
Average ACT
25
33 responses
AP Enrollment
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Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
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Students

Diversity
C-
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
354
Free or Reduced Lunch
43%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
1.7%
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.5 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.5 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
Expenses Per Student
$9,612/ year
National
$12,239
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As a senior at Ash Grove, I have been through many changes and advancements. I have attended this district since Kindergarten! Throughout the last few years, I have seen many opportunities that they school has started to offer to get us prepared for college. I love that! I know that I am going to be more prepared for college because of the teachers who have pushed for a classroom that mocks colleges more. I love how small the school is, so you know everyone and everyone knows you. The teachers, for the most part, care personally about your education and your overall well being. Also, Ash Grove's sports program is pretty good! I have watched many teams throughout the years have successful seasons and programs being built up. I am blessed that I grew up in this small town with this tight-knit school district.
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It is a small school which is good and bad in many ways. It is good because it has a family feel and the teachers really try and connect with each student. It is bad because it either hit or miss with the teachers. I had some of the best teachers Missouri has to offer and also the absoloute worse. Athletics is also a big deal so to gain friends, one must join one sport or another. The counselors are amazing at their job and really help students reach their goals and even help them realize and plan for even bigger goals. There are not many opportunities for gifted students. The Special Education program, however, is outstanding. I personally left content and not terribly scarred from my Jr. High/ High School experience.
For being a small school, I believe that there are plenty of clubs and activities to get involved in. There is FCCLA, FBLA, Young Leaders, FFA, Academic Team, and sports, which include football, basketball, softball, track, golf and cheer leading.

How committed are those coaches and leaders? I would say it all depends on the teacher. Football, for example, super dedicated. Football is what this tiny town lives through. FCCLA on the other hand, I am personally a member, and have not done a single thing all year to contribute, but I am still noticed as a member, and there are no consequences for not being involved.

I am not one hundred percent sure what is meant by "after school activities", and I am not even sure that we have those. I have a job, though, so if we do, I personally do not participate.