Olpe Jr./sr. High School

220 W Listercheid St
Olpe, KS 66865
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Olpe Jr./sr. High School serves 149 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Olpe Jr./sr. High School's student population of 149 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students149 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olpe Jr./sr. High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olpe Jr./sr. High School is 0.15, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#375 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
92%
65%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.150.54
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Graduation Rate≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthern Lyon County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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