Humboldt Middle School

1105 Bridge Street
Humboldt, KS 66748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Humboldt Middle School serves 134 students in grades 6-8.
Humboldt Middle 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Humboldt Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Humboldt Middle School's student population of 134 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students134 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Humboldt Middle 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 Humboldt Middle School is 0.24, 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
#1098 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
87%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.240.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHumboldt School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Humboldt Middle School is Humboldt High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Iola Middle School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Humboldt Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Humboldt Humboldt High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 271 students
    0.1 miles
    1020 New York St.
    Humboldt, KS 66748
    (620) 473-2251
    0.1 9-12 271
  • Humboldt Humboldt Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
    0.2 miles
    1100 Central St.
    Humboldt, KS 66748
    (620) 473-2461
    0.2 PK-5 296
  • Iola Jefferson Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 172 students
    7.7 miles
    300 S Jefferson
    Iola, KS 66749
    (620) 365-4840
    7.7 1-2 172
  • Iola Mckinley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-K | 125 students
    7.8 miles
    209 S Kentucky
    Iola, KS 66749
    (620) 365-4860
    7.8 PK-K 125
  • Iola Iola Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 392 students
    7.9 miles
    600 East Street
    Iola, KS 66749
    (620) 365-4785
    7.9 5-8 392

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