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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Ulysses School District serving 1,765 students in Ulysses, Kansas.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kansas state average of 35%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

Ulysses School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ulysses Hickok Elementary School
    810 N Missouri
    Ulysses, KS 67880
    (620)356-3919

    Grades: PK-2 | 492 students
  • Ulysses Kepley Middle School
    113 N Colorado
    Ulysses, KS 67880
    (620)356-3025

    Grades: 6-8 | 370 students
  • Ulysses Sullivan Elementary School
    600 W. Nebraska
    Ulysses, KS 67880
    (620)356-1742

    Grades: 3-5 | 371 students
  • Ulysses Ulysses High School
    501 N Mccall
    Ulysses, KS 67880
    (620)356-1380

    Grades: 9-12 | 532 students

Overview

School District NameUlysses School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,765 students
# of Teachers107 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students887 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students878 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.49
# of American Indian Students63 students
% American Indian Students
4%
# of Asian Students8 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students1,149 students
% Hispanic Students
65%
# of Black Students5 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students519 students
% White Students
29%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students21 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:81
# of Students in Kindergarten:126
# of Students in 1st Grade:152
# of Students in 2nd Grade:133
# of Students in 3rd Grade:129
# of Students in 4th Grade:131
# of Students in 5th Grade:111
# of Students in 6th Grade:122
# of Students in 7th Grade:111
# of Students in 8th Grade:137
# of Students in 9th Grade:115
# of Students in 10th Grade:136
# of Students in 11th Grade:114
# of Students in 12th Grade:104
# of Ungraded Students:63

District Comparison

  • Ulysses 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 90-94% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
38%
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Graduation Rate90-94%
85%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,650 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 $10,122 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$19 MM$7 MM
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Spending$18 MM$7 MM
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Revenue / Student$10,650$13,775
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Spending / Student$10,122$13,322
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ulysses 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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