126 W 400 Hwy
Cherokee, KS 66724
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Southeast High School serves 172 students in grades 9-12.
Southeast 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 11-19% (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 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Southeast High School's student population of 172 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Southeast 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 Southeast High School is 0.17, 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
#915 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
91%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 172 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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