Great Bend High School

  • Great Bend High School serves 885 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 17% (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 19% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Great Bend 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 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Great Bend High School's student population of 885 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Great Bend 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 Great Bend High School is 0.51, 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#1096 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Great Bend High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
33%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Great Bend High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
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White
62%
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 Great Bend High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.510.54
This chart display the diversity score of Great Bend High School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Great Bend 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 Great Bend 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 NameGreat Bend School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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