Liberal Senior High School

1611 W 2nd
Liberal, KS 67905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Liberal Senior High School serves 1,319 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (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 12% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Liberal Senior High 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Liberal Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Liberal Senior High School's student population of 1,319 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,319 students
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Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
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School Comparison

Liberal Senior High 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 Liberal Senior High School is 0.37, 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
#1214 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
78%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
15%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.370.54
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Graduation Rate
82%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLiberal School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Liberal Senior High School is Tyrone High School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eisenhower Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cottonwood Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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