Golden Plains Middle School

  • Golden Plains Middle School serves 41 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-29% (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 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Golden Plains Middle School's student population of 41 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students41 students
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Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Golden Plains Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Golden Plains Middle School is 0.42, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#838 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Golden Plains Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Golden Plains Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Golden Plains Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
29%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Golden Plains Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
71%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Golden Plains Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Golden Plains Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.420.54
This chart display the diversity score of Golden Plains Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Golden Plains Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGolden Plains School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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