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grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B+
  7. Administration
    grade A minus
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

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Parkway Central High School is a top rated, public school located in Chesterfield, MO. It has 1,265 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 74% of students are at least proficient in math and 63% in reading.

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Parkway Central High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
63%
Percent Proficient - Math
74%
Average Graduation Rate
95%
Average SAT
1340
56 responses
Average ACT
28
378 responses
AP Enrollment
28%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade A
Median Household Income
$113,315
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,200
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$379,800
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
69%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 16 responses
Poll
75%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 16 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 25 responses
  • Special Olympics.
    36%
  • Drama productions
    24%
  • Prom
    16%
  • Central Jazz
    8%
  • Day of Silence
    8%
  • Spirit Week
    8%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,265
Free or Reduced Lunch
17%
89%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 19 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 19 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 19 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$71,828
Teachers in First/Second Year
0.1%
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 22 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 22 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 22 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$16,107 / year
National
$12,239
96%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 24 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 24 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 24 responses

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