Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School

  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School serves 201 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School's student population of 201 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students201 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School is 0.15, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#630 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High 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)45-49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High 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 Ratio11:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High 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 Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
92%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High 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
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.150.54
This chart display the diversity score of Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High 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
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High 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 NameNorth Lyon County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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