Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School

  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School serves 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School's student population of 216 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School is 0.19, 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#336 out of 1265 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
33%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
20%
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 2017-18 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
90%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.190.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Lyon County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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