Decatur Community Jr/sr High School

Decatur Community Jr/sr High School serves 167 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School operates within the Oberlin School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 167 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 167 students
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 8:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.20 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 9:1 14:1
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
18%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
1%
7%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Black Students (2001-2014)
White
89%
66%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Decatur Community Jr/sr High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.20 0.30
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
29%
40%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
16%
10%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 364 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,085 is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,809 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Oberlin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 364 556
Oberlin School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 88%
Oberlin School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $7 MM
Oberlin School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $4 MM $7 MM
Oberlin School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,085 $13,276
Oberlin School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,809 $12,850
Oberlin School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Mc Cook Senior High School (27 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Central Elementary School (27 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oberlin Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OberlinOberlin Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 197 students201 West Ash
    OberlinKS 67749
    (785)475-2122
    0.4PK-6197
  • SeldenGolden Plains Elementary School
    19.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 103 students210 West 6th
    SeldenKS 67757
    (785)386-4560
    19.7PK-5103
  • Mc CookCentral Elementary School
    27 miles | Grades: 4-5 | 206 students604 West 1st
    Mc CookNE 69001
    (308)345-3976
    274-5206
  • Mc CookMc Cook Senior High School
    27 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 488 students600 West 7th St
    Mc CookNE 69001
    (308)345-5422
    279-12488
  • RexfordGolden Plains High School
    27.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 58 students335 School St
    RexfordKS 67753
    (785)687-3265
    27.19-1258

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