Royal Valley High School

Royal Valley High School serves 287 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Royal Valley High School operates within the Royal Valley School District.
The school district's 87% graduation rate is higher than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 287 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 287 students
Royal Valley High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Royal Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Royal Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 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 10:1 12:1
Royal Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
24%
1%
Royal Valley High School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Royal Valley High School Asian (1995-2005)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Royal Valley High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
7%
Royal Valley High School Black (2007-2012)
White
69%
68%
Royal Valley High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Royal Valley High School Sch Ethnicity Royal Valley 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.
0.47 0.68
Royal Valley 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.
24%
38%
Royal Valley 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.
11%
10%
Royal Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 928 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Royal Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 928 562
Royal Valley School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 87% 85%
Royal Valley School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $12 MM n/a
Royal Valley School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $11 MM n/a
Royal Valley School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,144 $0
Royal Valley School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,421 $0
Royal Valley 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 Seaman High School (7.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Royal Valley Middle School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Royal Valley Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hoyt Royal Valley Elementary School
    1st And Highland
    Hoyt , KS , 66440
    (785)986-6286
    0  mi  |  358  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Topeka Elmont Elementary School
    6432 Nw Elmont Rd
    Topeka , KS , 66618
    (785)286-8450
    5.7  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Mayetta Royal Valley Middle School
    204 South 4th
    Mayetta , KS , 66509
    (785)966-2251
    6.3  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Topeka Pleasant Hill Elementary School
    5830 Nw Topeka Blvd
    Topeka , KS , 66617
    (785)286-8510
    6.8  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Topeka Seaman Middle School
    5620 Nw Topeka Blvd
    Topeka , KS , 66617
    (785)286-8400
    7.1  mi  |  584  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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