Clay Center Community High School

Clay Center Community High School serves 332 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Clay Center Community High School operates within the Clay Center School District.
Clay Center School District's 87% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 332 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 332 students
Clay Center Community High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Clay Center Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Clay Center Community High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Clay Center Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Clay Center Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Clay Center Community High School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
4%
18%
Clay Center Community High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
93%
66%
Clay Center Community High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Clay Center Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.30
Clay Center Community High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
40%
Clay Center Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
10%
Clay Center Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Clay Center School District's student population of 1,428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,712 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,239 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Clay Center School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,428 556
Clay Center School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 88%
Clay Center School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $14 MM $7 MM
Clay Center School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $13 MM $7 MM
Clay Center School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,712 $13,276
Clay Center School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,239 $12,850
Clay Center School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Wakefield High School (13.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Clay Center Community Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Clay CenterClay Center Community Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 242 students
    0.1 miles
    935 Prospect St
    Clay CenterKS 67432
    (785)632-3232
    0.16-8242
  • Clay CenterLincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 411 students
    0.7 miles
    1020 Grant
    Clay CenterKS 67432
    (785)632-2156
    0.7PK-3411
  • Clay CenterGarfield Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 170 students
    0.8 miles
    815 4th St
    Clay CenterKS 67432
    (785)632-2125
    0.84-5170
  • WakefieldWakefield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 166 students
    13.3 miles
    502 Third
    WakefieldKS 67487
    (785)461-5437
    13.3PK-8166
  • WakefieldWakefield High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 107 students
    13.3 miles
    502 Third
    WakefieldKS 67487
    (785)461-5437
    13.39-12107

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