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  • Dexter High
  • 1101 W Grant St, Dexter
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 599
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • T. S. Hill Middle School
  • 1107 Brown Pilot Ln, Dexter
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 466
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Central Elementary.
  • 1213 Central Dr, Dexter
  • Grades: 3 - 5 · Students: 486
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Crowley Ridge School
  • 910 Nina St, Dexter
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 9
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
  • Southwest Elementary.
  • 915 W Grant St, Dexter
  • Grades: PK - 2 · Students: 560
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1

Dexter school information

Average Test Scores41%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio11:114:116:1
Total public schools61,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Dexter, MO educational system consists of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Dexter public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 19% lower than than the Missouri average and 16% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Dexter public schools is 11:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 75.4% of students have completed 8th grade, 70.4% have completed high school, 13.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Dexter

Completed 8th grade75.4%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school70.4%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college43.0%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.2%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.6%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters5.5%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

Dexter, MO School Districts

Dexter R-XI School District

There are a total of 6 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Dexter. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Dexter, MO schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 11:1. In Dexter, MO, an average of 75.4% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 70.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Dexter schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Dexter, MO schools.

Source: The Dexter, MO education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.