508 N E Main
Melvern, KS 66510
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle School serves 51 students in grades 6-8.
Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤10% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

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Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle School's student population of 51 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
51 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Marais Des Cygnes Valley Middle School is 0.08, 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 Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1237 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
96%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 51 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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