Abilene Middle School

  • Abilene Middle School serves 377 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Abilene Middle School's student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Abilene Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Abilene Middle School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#797 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Abilene Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Abilene Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Abilene Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Abilene Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Abilene Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Abilene Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
89%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Abilene Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Abilene Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.200.31
This chart display the diversity score of Abilene Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Abilene Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Abilene Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAbilene School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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