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  1. Academics
    C
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Teachers
    B
  4. College Prep
    C
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C+
  6. Health & Safety
    B
  7. Administration
    C
  8. Sports
    B-
  9. Food
    C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B-
Mark Twain Senior High School is a public school located in Center, MO. It has 239 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 35% of students are at least proficient in math and 72% in reading.
Address
21622 Hwy 19
Center, MO 63436
Telephone
(573) 267-3397
Website

Mark Twain Senior High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
72%
Percent Proficient - Math
35%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
Average ACT
22
23 responses
AP Enrollment
2%
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Living in the Area
C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Cost of Living
    A
  2. Good for Families
    C
  3. Housing
    B+
Area Feel
Rural
Median Household Income
$43,906
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$653
National
$949
Median Home Value
$107,300
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.
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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
239
Free or Reduced Lunch
37%
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$39,894
Teachers in First/Second Year
34.7%
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
C+
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Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$9,341/ year
National
$12,239
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What I like about Mark Twain is that it is a small school. You don't have to have a map to navigate the building, you know everyone in you graduating class, you almost know every one in the school. I love that with the smaller school the teachers have more time for each student to help you with any thing you may need. The thing I do not like about the school is because of the small size they are not able to offer a wide variety of classes, clubs, and sports. Overall though I would say it is a great school.
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I went to Mark Twain for all four years of high school. I dreaded going to high school back in junior high, but this high school was something different. The community is a very close knit group and will help support each other, especially when it comes to sports. I always felt safe at school. When I was in school there wasn't too much bullying other than a few incidences here and there. Our teachers where all well educated and no matter what class I took, I always took away something from the curriculum. Some teachers prepared me more for college more than others, but that is expected. Also, they need to get students ready for the real world of paying bills, credit scores, and loans. Almost every teacher did a very poor job in that aspect of schooling. On the other hand, I know some classes shouldn't include that material, but I still think it is important. Over all Mark Twain's community is really what makes it shine.
I liked the fact that it was a small school amd the teachers knew you personally because we live in a very close community so we all knew each other and built friendships in and outside of school.