Tipton Community School

219 State St.
Tipton, KS 67485
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
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 2017-18 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 2017-18 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 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

Tipton Community School's student population of 42 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students42 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Tipton Community School
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Tipton Community School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#27 out of 1265 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 Ratio8:114:1
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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%
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Diversity Score
0.040.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tipton Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaconda School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Tipton Community School is Lakeside Junior/senior High School (12.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lakeside Elementary School (12.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cawker City Lakeside Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 127 students
    12.1 miles
    913 7th St
    Cawker City, KS 67430
    (785) 781-4911
    12.1 PK-5 127
  • Downs Lakeside Junior/senior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 126 students
    12.5 miles
    1306 N Morgan
    Downs, KS 67437
    (785) 454-3332
    12.5 6-12 126
  • Osborne Osborne Junior/senior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 114 students
    14.1 miles
    219 N Second
    Osborne, KS 67473
    (785) 346-2143
    14.1 7-12 114
  • Osborne Osborne Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 165 students
    14.2 miles
    234 N Third
    Osborne, KS 67473
    (785) 346-5491
    14.2 PK-6 165
  • Lucas Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 145 students
    19.6 miles
    130 N Greeley
    Lucas, KS 67648
    (785) 525-6244
    19.6 PK-6 145

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