Frontenac Junior High School

208 S. Cayuga
Frontenac, KS 66763
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Frontenac Junior High School serves 230 students in grades 6-8.
Frontenac Junior 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Frontenac Junior High School's student population of 230 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students230 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Frontenac Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Frontenac Junior High School is 0.17, 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
#804 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
White
91%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.170.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrontenac School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Frontenac Junior High School is Frontenac Senior High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pittsburg Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Frank Layden Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frontenac Frank Layden Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 489 students
    0.1 miles
    200 E Lanyon
    Frontenac, KS 66763
    (620) 231-7790
    0.1 PK-5 489
  • Frontenac Frontenac Senior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 271 students
    0.1 miles
    201 S. Crawford
    Frontenac, KS 66763
    (620) 231-7550
    0.1 9-12 271
  • Pittsburg Meadowlark Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 371 students
    2.0 miles
    1602 East 20th
    Pittsburg, KS 66762
    (620) 235-3130
    2 K-5 371
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 655 students
    2.6 miles
    1310 N. Broadway
    Pittsburg, KS 66762
    (620) 235-3240
    2.6 6-8 655
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 930 students
    3.0 miles
    1978 East 4th
    Pittsburg, KS 66762
    (620) 235-3200
    3 9-12 930

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