Little River Junior High School

430 Waverly
Little River, KS 67457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Little River Junior High School serves 55 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (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 20-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Little River Junior 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 18:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Little River Junior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Little River Junior High School's student population of 55 students has declined by 38% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students55 students
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Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

Little River Junior 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 Little River Junior High School is 0.10, 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
#936 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
95%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.100.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLittle River School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Little River Junior High School is Little River High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyons Middle School (11.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Windom Elementary School (5.7 miles away)
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