Wellington High School

Tel: (620)326-4310
Grades: 9-12

560 students

Wellington High School serves 560 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Wellington High School operates within the Wellington School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 560 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 560 students
Wellington High School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Wellington High School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Wellington High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 17:1 12:1
Wellington High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Wellington High School Asian (2005-2009)
Hispanic
10%
16%
Wellington High School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
1%
7%
Wellington High School Black (2005-2012)
White
85%
68%
Wellington High School White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wellington High School Sch Ethnicity Wellington 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.
0.27 0.68
Wellington High School Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
35%
38%
Wellington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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%
Wellington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,715 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Wellington School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 1,715 551
Wellington School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 85%
Wellington School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $7 MM
District Spending $19 MM $7 MM
Wellington School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,873 $12,944
Wellington School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,481 $12,499
Wellington 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 Belle Plaine High School (10.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wellington Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kennedy Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wellington Kennedy Elementary School
    501 North Woodlawn
    Wellington , KS , 67152
    (620)326-4350
    0.4  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wellington Wellington Middle School
    605 North A
    Wellington , KS , 67152
    (620)326-4320
    0.8  mi  |  378  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Wellington Washington Elementary School
    1100 North Washington
    Wellington , KS , 67152
    (620)326-4370
    1  mi  |  145  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Wellington Lincoln Elementary School
    104 South F
    Wellington , KS , 67152
    (620)326-4360
    1.3  mi  |  196  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wellington Eisenhower Elementary School
    924 North Plum
    Wellington , KS , 67152
    (620)326-4340
    1.6  mi  |  246  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Sumner County, KS 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 0.20, which is lower than the Kansas average of 0.68. The most diverse school district in Sumner County is Argonia Public Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or national school diversity statistics.