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Posted February 4, 2013

A school that works had for every step. You can tell the end picture is what they are working on. Lifetime skills, and working toward success.


Posted January 21, 2008

Both of my boys attended this school. Sometimes this school gets a bad rap but I spent time in this school with teachers and students and I never saw or heard anything that supports the negative reviews. We liked this school and my next two younger children will attend there as well when they get older. This school gets an A+ from our family.
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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

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

The state average for Math was 87% in 2012.

272 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
78%

2010

 
 
71%

2009

 
 
79%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 86% in 2012.

275 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
68%

2011

 
 
75%

2010

 
 
69%

2009

 
 
68%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 71% in 2009.

236 students were tested at this school in 2009.

2009

 
 
58%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

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.

Source: Kansas State Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 83% in 2012.

221 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
75%

2009

 
 
83%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 87% in 2012.

220 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
73%

2010

 
 
78%

2009

 
 
84%
U.S. History and Government

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

221 students were tested at this school in 2012.

2012

 
 
63%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

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.

Source: Kansas State Department of Education

Math

The state average for Math was 81% in 2012.

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Reading

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Science

The state average for Science was 82% in 2012.

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Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

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.

Source: Kansas State Department of Education

Math

All Students82%
African Americann/a
Hispanic82%
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islander67%
White90%
Economically disadvantaged80%
Students with disabilities81%
Proficient in English82%

Reading

All Students68%
African Americann/a
Hispanic67%
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islander50%
White78%
Economically disadvantaged64%
Students with disabilities71%
Proficient in English62%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

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.

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.

Source: Kansas State Department of Education

Math

All Students78%
African Americann/a
Hispanic75%
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islander82%
White87%
Economically disadvantaged75%
Students with disabilities50%
Proficient in English78%

Reading

All Students81%
African Americann/a
Hispanic79%
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islander82%
White94%
Economically disadvantaged77%
Students with disabilities50%
Proficient in English81%

U.S. History and Government

All Students63%
African Americann/a
Hispanic58%
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islander82%
White84%
Economically disadvantaged56%
Students with disabilities25%
Proficient in English56%
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

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.

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.

Source: Kansas State Department of Education

Math

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a

Reading

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a

Science

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multi-ethnicn/a
American Indiann/a
Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Proficient in Englishn/a
Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

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.

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.

Source: Kansas State Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Hispanic 77% 17%
White 16% 67%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 3%
Black 1% 7%
Two or more races 1% 4%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 75%N/A48%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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