Sterling Junior High School served 83 students in grades 7-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 75-79% (which was approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 77%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
83 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
75-79%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sterling Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
90-94%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sterling Junior High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sterling Junior High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sterling Junior High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sterling Junior High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sterling Junior High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
95%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sterling Junior High School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.10
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sterling Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sterling Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

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

75-79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 77% KS state average), while 90-94% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 84% KS state average).

How many students attend Sterling Junior High School?

83 students attend Sterling Junior High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

95% of Sterling Junior High School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Sterling Junior High School?

Sterling Junior High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Sterling Junior High School offer ?

Sterling Junior High School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

What school district is Sterling Junior High School part of?

Sterling Junior High School is part of Sterling School District.

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