Valley Center High School

Grades: 9-12

817 students

Valley Center High School serves 817 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Valley Center High School operates within the Valley Center Pub School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 817 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 817 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
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 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 12:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
9%
17%
Black
1%
7%
White
86%
68%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.25 0.29
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.
20%
39%
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.
8%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,661 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,663 is less than the state average of $12,944. The district revenue/student has grown by 40% over four years.
The district spending/student of $26,327 is higher than the state average of $12,499. The district spending/student has grown by 271% over four years.
School District Name Valley Center Pub School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,661 575
Graduation Rate 77% 85%
District Total Revenue $27 MM $7 MM
District Spending $68 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,663 $12,944
District Spending / Student $26,327 $12,499
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sedgwick High School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Valley Center Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abilene Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Valley CenterValley Center Middle School
    800 North Meridian
    Valley CenterKS 67147
    (316)755-7060
    0.1 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 433 students                      
  • Valley CenterValley Center Intermediate School
    737 North Meridian
    Valley CenterKS 67147
    (316)755-7050
    0.2 mi | Gr. 5-6 | 394 students                      
  • Valley CenterAbilene Elementary School
    522 North Abilene
    Valley CenterKS 67147
    (316)755-7020
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 252 students                      
  • Valley CenterWheatland Elementary School
    800 Meadow
    Valley CenterKS 67147
    (316)755-7040
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 365 students                      
  • Valley CenterWest Elementary School
    501 North Sheridan
    Valley CenterKS 67147
    (316)755-7030
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 400 students                      

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