Hesston High School

200 N Ridge Road
Hesston, KS 67062
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Hesston High School serves 262 students in grades 9-12.
Hesston High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hesston High School's student population of 262 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students262 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Hesston High School is ranked within the top 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 Hesston High School is 0.32, 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
#410 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
82%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.320.54
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHesston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hesston High School is Moundridge High School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hesston Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hesston Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hesston Hesston Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-4 | 301 students
    0.1 miles
    300 E Amos
    Hesston, KS 67062
    (620) 327-7102
    0.1 PK-4 301
  • Hesston Hesston Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 248 students
    0.1 miles
    100 N Ridge Road
    Hesston, KS 67062
    (620) 327-7111
    0.1 5-8 248
  • Moundridge Moundridge High School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
    6.6 miles
    526 E. Cole
    Moundridge, KS 67107
    (620) 345-5500
    6.6 9-12 110
  • Moundridge Moundridge Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 117 students
    6.6 miles
    530 E. Cole
    Moundridge, KS 67107
    (620) 345-5500
    6.6 5-8 117
  • Moundridge Moundridge Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 183 students
    6.8 miles
    207 S. Drucilla
    Moundridge, KS 67107
    (620) 345-5500
    6.8 PK-4 183

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