PROFICIENCY 53% 4% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #3 of 3 in BAYLESS
  • Ranked #22 of 140 in St. Louis
  • Ranked #945 of 2425 in Missouri
Proficiency Averages
30%St. Louis

Bayless Junior High School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "BAYLESS" in St. Louis, MO. There are a total of 339 students and 22 teachers at Bayless Junior High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 163 free lunch students and 44 reduced lunch students.

Bayless Junior High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 53.0%, which is 4% higher than the Missouri average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch163
Reduced lunch44


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Bayless Junior High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

8<= 5%
High School>= 80%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Bayless Junior High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 67.8% 68.4% 75.3% 51.1%
African American 13.9% 13.5% 14.2% 15.9%
Asian 13.1% 12.4% 1.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.9% 2.4% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.6% 0.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.7% 2.7% 2.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Bayless Sr. High67%0.0St. Louis, MO
Bayless Elementary60%0.1St. Louis, MO
Affton High82%1.4Affton, MO
Bierbaum Elementary.48%1.6Mehlville, MO
Gateway Science Academy-south Ele45%1.7St. Louis, MO
Rogers Middle School53%1.7St. Louis, MO
Buschool Ms Character Athletics34%1.8St. Louis, MO
Hancock Place Elementary.49%1.8Lemay, MO
Forder Elementary.48%2.0Lemay, MO
Woerner Elementary.35%2.1St. Louis, MO
Hancock Place Middle School34%2.1Lemay, MO
Carondelet Leadership Academy31%2.1St. Louis, MO

St. Louis demographics profile

StatisticSt. LouisMissouriNational
Population density (sq mi)5,1018691
Median age34.838.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)37%57%55%
Speak English91%94%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%

Education level achieved in St. Louis

IndexSt. LouisMissouriNational
Completed 8th grade82.3%86.0%84.3%
Completed high school80.4%84.2%83.0%
Completed some college61.7%57.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree39.5%35.2%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.0%27.6%30.3%
Completed masters14.4%10.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.9%2.8%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Bayless Junior High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.