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.
Oberlin School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% 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 decreased from 10:1 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 (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
18%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Black Students (1995-2014)
Black
1%
7%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Black Students (2003-2014)
White
89%
66%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Decatur Community Jr/sr 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.
0.20 0.30
Decatur Community Jr/sr 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.
29%
40%
Decatur Community Jr/sr 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.
16%
10%
Decatur Community Jr/sr High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Oberlin School District's student population of 364 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 86% over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,085 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 $11,809 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Oberlin School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 364 502
Oberlin School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 88%
Oberlin School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $5 MM $7 MM
Oberlin School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $4 MM $7 MM
Oberlin School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,085 $13,276
Oberlin School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,809 $12,850
Oberlin 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 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
    Grades: PK-6 | 197 students
    0.4 miles
    201 West Ash
    OberlinKS 67749
    (785)475-2122
    0.4PK-6197
  • SeldenGolden Plains Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 103 students
    19.7 miles
    210 West 6th
    SeldenKS 67757
    (785)386-4560
    19.7PK-5103
  • Mc CookCentral Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 206 students
    27 miles
    604 West 1st
    Mc CookNE 69001
    (308)345-3976
    274-5206
  • Mc CookMc Cook Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 488 students
    27 miles
    600 West 7th St
    Mc CookNE 69001
    (308)345-5422
    279-12488
  • RexfordGolden Plains High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 58 students
    27.1 miles
    335 School St
    RexfordKS 67753
    (785)687-3265
    27.19-1258

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