Syracuse High School

  • Syracuse High School serves 231 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Syracuse High School's student population of 231 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students231 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Syracuse High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Syracuse High School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. 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#1089 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
47%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
53%
65%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Syracuse High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.500.31
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Graduation Rate≥90%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSyracuse School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Syracuse Syracuse Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 316 students
    0.1 miles
    408 N Main
    Syracuse, KS 67878
    (620)384-5203
    0.1 PK-6 316
  • Holly Holly High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 92 students
    20.7 miles
    206 North 3rd Street
    Holly, CO 81047
    (719)537-6512
    20.7 9-12 92
  • Holly Holly Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 168 students
    20.8 miles
    201 North Main
    Holly, CO 81047
    (719)537-6662
    20.8 PK-6 168
  • Lakin Lakin Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 187 students
    26.7 miles
    1201 W. Kingman
    Lakin, KS 67860
    (620)355-6973
    26.7 5-8 187
  • Lakin Lakin High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 167 students
    26.8 miles
    407 N Campbell
    Lakin, KS 67860
    (620)355-6411
    26.8 9-12 167

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