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  • Lawson High
  • Po Box 157, Lawson
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 384
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Southwest Elementary.
  • Po Box 157, Lawson
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 402
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Lawson Middle School
  • Po Box 157, Lawson
  • Grades: 5 - 8 · Students: 362
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Watkins Mill Park Camp
  • 25610 Park Rd North, Lawson
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 48
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 6:1

Lawson school information

Average Test Scores71%51%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools41,89979,221
Total private schoolsn/a53124,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a2137,963
The Lawson, MO educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Lawson public schools have average test scores of 71% which is 40% higher than than the Missouri average and 45% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Lawson public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Missouri and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 80.8% have completed high school, 16.1% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Lawson

Completed 8th grade84.7%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.8%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college41.8%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.9%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.1%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters5.9%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.2%1.3%

Lawson, MO School Districts

Lawson R-XIV School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Lawson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Lawson, MO schools is 71%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Lawson, MO, an average of 84.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 80.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Lawson 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 Lawson, MO schools.

Source: The Lawson, 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.
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