Ulysses High School

501 N Mccall
Ulysses, KS 67880
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ulysses High School serves 539 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Ulysses 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Ulysses High School's student population of 539 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students539 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Ulysses High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Ulysses High School is 0.50, 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
#1146 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
65%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
29%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.500.54
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUlysses School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ulysses High School is Moscow High School (20.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kepley Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sullivan Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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