4850 Rochester Rd
Topeka, KS 66617
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Seaman High School serves 1,232 students in grades 9-12.
Seaman 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 27% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,232 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Seaman High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Seaman High School's student population of 1,232 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 88 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,232 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
88 teachers
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School Rankings

Seaman High 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 Seaman High School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#811 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
81%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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Graduation Rate
92%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Seaman High School's ranking?

Seaman High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

What schools are Seaman High School often compared to?

Seaman High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Washburn Rural High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

31% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 27% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

What is the graduation rate of Seaman High School?

The graduation rate of Seaman High School is 92%, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 86%.

How many students attend Seaman High School?

1,232 students attend Seaman High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

81% of Seaman High School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Seaman High School?

Seaman High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Seaman High School offer ?

Seaman High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Seaman High School part of?

Seaman High School is part of Seaman School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,232 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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