1100 W. Highway 31
Garnett, KS 66032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Anderson County Jr/sr High School serves 457 students in grades 7-12.
Anderson County Jr/sr 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Anderson County Jr/sr High School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
457 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Anderson County Jr/sr High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Anderson County Jr/sr High School is 0.12, 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 Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#766 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
94%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.12 (Btm 50%)

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