Girard High School

  • Girard High School serves 300 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Girard 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Girard High School's student population of 300 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Girard 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 Girard High School is 0.19, 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#1026 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Girard High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Girard High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Girard High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
90%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Girard High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.190.54
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Girard High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Girard High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGirard School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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