Central Plains Middle School - Bushton

500 S. Main St.
Bushton, KS 67427
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Central Plains Middle School - Bushton serves 86 students in grades 5-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Central Plains Middle School - Bushton placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Central Plains Middle School - Bushton places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Central Plains Middle School - Bushton's student population of 86 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Plains Middle School - Bushton is ranked within the top 50% 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 Central Plains Middle School - Bushton is 0.22, 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
#577 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
White
88%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.220.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Plains School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Plains Middle School - Bushton is Central Plains High School - Claflin (7.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Raymond Junior High School (11.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Plains Elementary School - Holyrood (5.1 miles away)
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