Both Brentwood and Maplewood Richmond Heights school districts scored well in in the 2017 Niche ranking of school districts.
Niche analyses academic and student life data from the U.S. Department of Education, test scores, college data, and ratings collected from Niche users, according to the web site.
Brentwood School District was ranked 12th in the state overall. It received an ‘A’ for academics, teachers, health and safety; an ‘A-‘ for diversity; ‘B+’ for clubs and diversity; and ‘B’ for college readiness. It was also ranked the ninth best place to teach in Missouri.
Maplewood Richmond Heights was ranked 16th in Missouri. It received an ‘A’ for academics and diversity; ‘A-‘ for teachers, college readiness, health and safety; and ‘B’ for clubs and activities. MRH was ranked the 19th best school district for teachers in Missouri. It was also ranked the sixth most diverse school district in Missouri.