501 N Mccall
Ulysses, KS 67880
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Ulysses High School serves 457 students in grades 9-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ulysses High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Ulysses High School's student population of 457 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Ulysses High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Ulysses High School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1256 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
69%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
27%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ulysses High School's ranking?

Ulysses High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

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

≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

What is the graduation rate of Ulysses High School?

The graduation rate of Ulysses High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 86%.

How many students attend Ulysses High School?

457 students attend Ulysses High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

69% of Ulysses High School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Ulysses High School?

Ulysses High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Ulysses High School offer ?

Ulysses High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Ulysses High School part of?

Ulysses High School is part of Ulysses School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 457 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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