Ottawa Senior High School

  • Ottawa Senior High School serves 701 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ottawa 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

School Overview

  • Ottawa Senior High School's student population of 701 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students701 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ottawa 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 Ottawa Senior High School is 0.24, 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#1098 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
87%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ottawa Senior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.240.54
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Graduation Rate80-84%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ottawa Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOttawa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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