Herington Elementary School

  • Herington Elementary School serves 240 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) 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 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Herington Elementary School's student population of 240 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students240 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Herington Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Herington Elementary School is 0.33, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. 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#275 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
81%
65%
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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Diversity Score0.330.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHerington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Herington Herington High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
    1.9 miles
    1401 North D
    Herington, KS 67449
    (785)258-2261
    1.9 9-12 141
  • Herington Herington Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 111 students
    1.9 miles
    1317 N D Street
    Herington, KS 67449
    (785)258-2448
    1.9 6-8 111
  • Hope Hope Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 115 students
    7.3 miles
    200 Poplar St
    Hope, KS 67451
    (785)366-7221
    7.3 PK-8 115
  • Hope Hope High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 39 students
    7.3 miles
    200 Poplar St
    Hope, KS 67451
    (785)366-7221
    7.3 9-12 39
  • Lost Springs Centre
    Grades: PK-12 | 482 students
    9.9 miles
    2374 310th Street
    Lost Springs, KS 66859
    (785)983-4321
    9.9 PK-12 482

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