Barber County North School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public schools serving 446 students in Barber County North School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Barber County North School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Barber County North School District are Medicine Lodge Grade School and Medicine Lodge Jr/sr High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Barber County North School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Barber County North School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kansas for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Barber County North School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,311 Schools
# Students
446 Students
476,419 Students
# Teachers
43 Teachers
34,093 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
10:1

District Rank

Barber County North School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 286 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#169 out of 286 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Barber County North  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barber County North  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barber County North  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥80%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Barber County North  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.22
0.56
# American Indian Students
4 Students
3,691 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
13,470 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
24 Students
98,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
20%
# Black Students
5 Students
32,276 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
394 Students
300,604 Students
% White Students
88%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,026 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
27,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
26
16,833
# Students in K Grade:
30
32,393
# Students in 1st Grade:
36
33,518
# Students in 2nd Grade:
26
33,692
# Students in 3rd Grade:
34
34,397
# Students in 4th Grade:
30
34,535
# Students in 5th Grade:
37
35,601
# Students in 6th Grade:
36
36,208
# Students in 7th Grade:
37
37,254
# Students in 8th Grade:
38
37,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
37
37,258
# Students in 10th Grade:
27
36,210
# Students in 11th Grade:
31
35,159
# Students in 12th Grade:
20
34,362
# Ungraded Students:
1
1,666

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,738 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,276. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,756 is less than the state median of $15,145. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Barber County North  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$7 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Barber County North  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,738
$16,276
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Barber County North  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,756
$15,145
This chart display average spending per public school student in Barber County North  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Barber County North School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Medicine Lodge Grade School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
320 N Walnut St.
Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
(620) 886-5608
Grades: PK-6
| 255 students
Rank: #22.
Medicine Lodge Jr/sr High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
400 W. Eldorado Ave
Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
(620) 886-5667
Grades: 7-12
| 191 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Barber County North
  • 100 E. First, Medicine Lodge, KS, 67104-0288
  • (620) 886-3370
  • usd254.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 446 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.22

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