219 State St.
Tipton, KS 67485
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Tipton Community School serves 42 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Tipton Community School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-79% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Tipton Community School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Tipton Community School's student population of 42 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
Total Students
42 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
5 teachers
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School Rankings

Tipton Community School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Tipton Community School is 0.04, 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
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#24 out of 1267 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-79%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
20%
Black
2%
7%
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White
98%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.04
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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 (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Students: 42 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 8:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-79% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.04 (Btm 50%)

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