Belle Plaine High School

  • Belle Plaine High School serves 181 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Belle Plaine High School's student population of 181 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students181 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belle Plaine High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belle Plaine High School is 0.12, 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#699 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
94%
65%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score0.120.31
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Graduation Rate≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBelle Plaine School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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