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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Russell County School District serving 836 students in Russell, Kansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas state average of 35%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the state average of 14:1.

Russell County School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Russell Bickerdyke Elementary School
    348 N Maple
    Russell, KS 67665
    (785)483-6066

    Grades: 2-5 | 247 students
  • Russell Ruppenthal Middle School
    400 N Elm
    Russell, KS 67665
    (785)483-3174

    Grades: 6-8 | 180 students
  • Russell Russell High School
    565 State Street
    Russell, KS 67665
    (785)483-5631

    Grades: 9-12 | 262 students
  • Russell Simpson Elementary School
    1323 N Main
    Russell, KS 67665
    (785)483-6180

    Grades: PK-1 | 147 students

Overview

School District NameRussell County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students836 students
# of Teachers72 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
# of Male Students401 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students435 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.27
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students50 students
% Hispanic Students
6%
# of Black Students19 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students717 students
% White Students
85%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students39 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:11
# of Students in Kindergarten:69
# of Students in 1st Grade:67
# of Students in 2nd Grade:60
# of Students in 3rd Grade:63
# of Students in 4th Grade:69
# of Students in 5th Grade:55
# of Students in 6th Grade:49
# of Students in 7th Grade:71
# of Students in 8th Grade:60
# of Students in 9th Grade:70
# of Students in 10th Grade:72
# of Students in 11th Grade:59
# of Students in 12th Grade:55
# of Ungraded Students:6

District Comparison

  • Russell County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 285 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 70-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Russell County 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
85%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,300 in this school district is less than the state average of $13,775. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,392 is less than the state average of $13,322. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KS)
Total Revenue$11 MM$7 MM
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Spending$10 MM$7 MM
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Revenue / Student$13,300$13,775
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Spending / Student$12,392$13,322
This chart display average spending per public school student in Russell County School District and average spending per public school student in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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