311 N. Main
Dexter, KS 67038
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Dexter High School serves 86 students in grades 6-12.
Dexter High School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian and American Indian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Dexter High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Dexter High School's student population of 86 students has grown by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
86 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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School Rankings

Dexter High School is ranked within the top 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 Dexter High School is 0.08, 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
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#596 out of 1267 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 Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
96%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Graduation Rate
≥50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
21%
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 (2021-22)

  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 86 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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