Arkansas City High School

1200 West Radio Ln,

Arkansas City, KS, 67005-4099

Tel: (620)441-2010
Grades: 9-12

765 students

Arkansas City High School serves 765 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Arkansas City High School operates within the Arkansas City School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 765 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 765 students
Arkansas City High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Arkansas City High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Arkansas City High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
Arkansas City High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
11%
1%
Arkansas City High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Arkansas City High School Asian (1993-2011)
Hispanic
20%
16%
Arkansas City High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
4%
7%
Arkansas City High School Black (1988-2012)
White
59%
68%
Arkansas City High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Arkansas City High School Sch Ethnicity Arkansas City High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.60 0.68
Arkansas City High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
47%
38%
Arkansas City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
9%
10%
Arkansas City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,820 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Arkansas City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 2,820 551
Arkansas City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 85%
Arkansas City School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $32 MM $7 MM
District Spending $32 MM $7 MM
Arkansas City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,196 $12,944
Arkansas City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,025 $12,499
Arkansas City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Winfield High School (12.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Arkansas City Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Adams Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Arkansas City Adams Elementary School
    1201 North 10th
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2040
    0.7  mi  |  289  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arkansas City Jefferson Elementary School
    131 Osage Ave
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2060
    0.8  mi  |  245  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arkansas City Arkansas City Middle School
    400 East Kansas Ave
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2030
    1.1  mi  |  618  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Arkansas City Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Frances Willard Elementary School
    201 North 4th
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2050
    1.6  mi  |  242  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Arkansas City Roosevelt Elementary School
    300 North B
    Arkansas City , KS , 67005
    (620)441-2070
    1.7  mi  |  262  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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