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645 S Commercial Ave

Smithville, MO 64089

(816) 532-0405

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 821

Students Per Teacher: 16

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Smithville High School

As a new resident in the Smithville boundaries, I have found the educational staff to be student centered and passionate about what they do. In addition, the principals have a personal connection with the students and parents, making the environment very team oriented.

Posted by a parent on 04/27/14

I am a new student to Smithville High. I think this school is pretty good. Most of the teachers really care about how the students perform. There are always opportunities for students who struggle to attend study sessions provided by teachers. The sessions are provided by the teachers on their personal ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/27/14

Let me preface my review by saying there are always exceptions to the rule. The english department is phenominal and AP math is solid. There is a rampant alcohol and drug problem that both parents and teachers sweep under the rug and write off as "kids being kids". My problem with this school is mostly ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/14/11

I honestly do not understand the negative reviews on this site! We moved here from North Kansas City school district in 05', and it has been such a positive experience for our daughter! The teachers,principal, and office staff have been just wonderful. Whenever we had any questions or concerns they were ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/26/10

Moved to Smithville from NKC school district and we have been very pleased. Our daughter's teachers have been wonderful! Open lines of communication between student and teacher, and teacher/parents. School was very supportive towards our daughter during her father's deployment to Iraq!

Posted by a parent on 05/13/09

Smithville High School is not a bad place at all. Granted, it is pretty political, the administration will still listen to your opinions and consider them. A few months ago, I went in front of the school board in consideration for the cutting of upper level art classes. Do you know what they did? They ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/04/09

I agree that this is very political school. Teachers are horrible and the principal does nothing to correct their lazy behavior.

Posted by a parent on 04/08/09

Smithville High School is the worst school that I have ever dealt with. The principal is imcompetent and disorganized and the front office staff is very unprofessional. I pulled my children out of that district because of all the negativity. Itis a very politically based district and it is obvious ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/08/08

The program is good but to the students it is all competition. It does not help the learning environment. Also the school cares more about its faculty than it's own students... I've had to go in many times trying to get it fixed but they don't care.

Posted by a student on 05/29/07

One of the best principals and administration I have ever seen. They get to know the kids before they get to high school, and it shows.

Posted by a parent on 02/23/04

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Test scores for Smithville High School

EOC* Test Scores

Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2012
Smithville High School
Smithville R-ii School District
* In 2011-2012 Missouri used the End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments to test high school students in Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry, English I, English II, American History, Government, and Biology. The EOC Assessments are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Missouri for each subject. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Smithville schools — Smithville High School is located at 645 S Commercial Ave, Smithville MO 64089. 645 S Commercial Ave is in the 64089 ZIP code in Smithville, MO The school district for Smithville High School is the Smithville R-ii School District. Smithville High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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