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Sterling School District

GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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211 South Broadway
Sterling, KS 67579
Rice County
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PH: (620) 278-3621

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 534 students
  • 4 schools

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 KSA Results

Scale: % or exceeding standards

Grade 3

Reading
 93% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 86% (2009)
 87% (2008)
 95% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 83% in 2012.

Math
 95% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 96% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 83% (2006)
The state average for Math was 87% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 4

Reading
 95% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 86% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 86% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Science
 100% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 94% (2008)
The state average for Science was 88% in 2012.

Math
 90% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 95% (2009)
 91% (2008)
 92% (2006)
The state average for Math was 88% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 5

Reading
 91% (2012)
 96% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 82% (2008)
 90% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 86% in 2012.

Writing
 70% (2009)
The state average for Writing was 71% in 2009.

Math
 87% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 90% (2008)
 95% (2006)
The state average for Math was 87% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 6

Reading
 100% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 100% (2010)
 89% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 92% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 87% in 2012.

History-Government
 89% (2008)
The state average for History-Government was 84% in 2008.

Math
 89% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 97% (2010)
 87% (2009)
 88% (2008)
 86% (2006)
The state average for Math was 83% in 2012.

U.S. History and Government
 84% (2012)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 79% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 7

Reading
 81% (2012)
 91% (2011)
 91% (2010)
 95% (2009)
 80% (2008)
 86% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Science
 83% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 89% (2010)
 89% (2009)
 82% (2008)
The state average for Science was 82% in 2012.

Math
 95% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 67% (2010)
 84% (2009)
 72% (2008)
 84% (2006)
The state average for Math was 81% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 8

Reading
 87% (2012)
 89% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 84% (2009)
 81% (2008)
 76% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 87% in 2012.

Writing
 55% (2009)
The state average for Writing was 74% in 2009.

History-Government
 91% (2008)
The state average for History-Government was 81% in 2008.

Math
 90% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 73% (2010)
 79% (2009)
 74% (2008)
 74% (2006)
The state average for Math was 84% in 2012.

U.S. History and Government
 92% (2012)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 78% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 11

Reading
 87% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 92% (2010)
 81% (2009)
 84% (2008)
 74% (2006)
The state average for Reading was 89% in 2012.

Science
 83% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 82% (2009)
 86% (2008)
The state average for Science was 85% in 2012.

Writing
 78% (2009)
The state average for Writing was 72% in 2009.

History-Government
 75% (2008)
The state average for History-Government was 82% in 2008.

Math
 80% (2012)
 78% (2011)
 75% (2010)
 70% (2009)
 79% (2008)
The state average for Math was 84% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 12

Reading
Data not available for this district (2012)
The state average for Reading was n/a in 2012.

Science
Data not available for this district (2012)
The state average for Science was n/a in 2012.

Math
Data not available for this district (2012)
The state average for Math was n/a in 2012.

U.S. History and Government
 95% (2012)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2012.

Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government.
  • The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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 KSA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students93%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White92%
Economically disadvantaged88%

MathThis District
All Students95%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White94%
Economically disadvantaged96%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students95%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White94%
Economically disadvantaged91%
Students with disabilities100%

ScienceThis District
All Students100%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White100%
Economically disadvantaged100%
Students with disabilities100%

MathThis District
All Students90%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White92%
Economically disadvantaged90%
Students with disabilities70%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students91%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White90%
Economically disadvantaged91%

MathThis District
All Students87%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged76%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students100%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White100%
Economically disadvantaged100%

MathThis District
All Students89%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White88%
Economically disadvantaged75%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students84%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White84%
Economically disadvantaged81%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students81%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White80%
Economically disadvantaged62%

ScienceThis District
All Students83%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged69%

MathThis District
All Students95%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White94%
Economically disadvantaged85%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students87%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White89%
Economically disadvantaged83%
Students with disabilities80%

MathThis District
All Students90%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White91%
Economically disadvantaged88%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students92%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White91%
Economically disadvantaged94%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students87%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White85%
Economically disadvantaged87%

ScienceThis District
All Students83%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White83%
Economically disadvantaged94%

MathThis District
All Students80%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White81%
Economically disadvantaged79%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

Grade 12
ReadingThis District
Subgroup results not available

ScienceThis District
Subgroup results not available

MathThis District
Subgroup results not available

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students95%
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Pacific Islandern/a
White97%
Source: KSDE, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government.
  • The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Kansas State Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Kansas: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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