Abilene High School

1300 N Cedar
Abilene, KS 67410
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Abilene High School serves 493 students in grades 9-12.
Abilene High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Abilene High School's student population of 493 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Abilene High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Abilene High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#874 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
87%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.240.54
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAbilene School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Abilene High School is Solomon High School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Abilene Middle School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Abilene Abilene Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 395 students
    0.2 miles
    500 Northwest 14th
    Abilene, KS 67410
    (785) 263-1471
    0.2 6-8 395
  • Abilene Kennedy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 235 students
    0.3 miles
    1501 N Kuney
    Abilene, KS 67410
    (785) 263-1088
    0.3 PK-1 235
  • Abilene Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 227 students
    0.6 miles
    1101 North Vine
    Abilene, KS 67410
    (785) 263-1643
    0.6 4-5 227
  • Abilene Mckinley Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 2-3 | 238 students
    1.2 miles
    112 N Rogers
    Abilene, KS 67410
    (785) 263-2311
    1.2 2-3 238
  • Enterprise Enterprise Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 82 students
    5.6 miles
    302 S High
    Enterprise, KS 67441
    (785) 263-8248
    5.6 PK-5 82

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