Gardner Edgerton High School

  • Gardner Edgerton High School serves 1,593 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (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 40% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Gardner Edgerton 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 top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

Gardner Edgerton High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Gardner Edgerton High School's student population of 1,593 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 107 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers107 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gardner Edgerton 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gardner Edgerton High School is 0.35, 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 School Rank (16-17)#720 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
20%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
80%
64%
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gardner Edgerton High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.350.54
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Graduation Rate
97%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGardner Edgerton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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