Clay Center Community High School

1630 Ninth St,

Clay Center, KS, 67432-2299

Tel: (785)632-2131
Grades: 9-12

306 students

Clay Center Community High School serves 306 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Clay Center Community High School operates within the Clay Center School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 306 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 306 students
Clay Center Community High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Clay Center Community High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Clay Center Community High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 12:1 12:1
Clay Center Community High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Clay Center Community High School Asian (1990-2007)
Hispanic
3%
16%
Clay Center Community High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Clay Center Community High School Black (1991-2012)
White
93%
68%
Clay Center Community High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Clay Center Community High School Sch Ethnicity Clay Center Community 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.
0.13 0.68
Clay Center Community 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.
21%
38%
Clay Center Community 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.
10%
10%
Clay Center Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,465 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Clay Center School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,465 551
Clay Center School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 88% 85%
Clay Center School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $15 MM $7 MM
District Spending $14 MM $7 MM
Clay Center School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,139 $12,944
Clay Center School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,787 $12,499
Clay Center 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 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 Students Grades
  • Clay Center Clay Center Community Middle School
    935 Prospect St
    Clay Center , KS , 67432
    (785)632-3232
    0.1  mi  |  259  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Clay Center Lincoln Elementary School
    1020 Grant
    Clay Center , KS , 67432
    (785)632-2156
    0.7  mi  |  385  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Clay Center Garfield Elementary School
    815 4th St
    Clay Center , KS , 67432
    (785)632-2125
    0.8  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  4-5
  • Wakefield Wakefield Elementary School
    502 Third
    Wakefield , KS , 67487
    (785)461-5437
    13.3  mi  |  181  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Wakefield Wakefield High School
    502 Third
    Wakefield , KS , 67487
    (785)461-5437
    13.3  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Kansas public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Kansas is Humboldt School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or national school diversity statistics.