Valley Heights Jr/sr High School

2274 6th Road
Blue Rapids, KS 66411
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Valley Heights Jr/sr High School serves 167 students in grades 7-12.
Valley Heights Jr/sr High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Valley Heights Jr/sr High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Valley Heights Jr/sr High School's student population of 167 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Valley Heights Jr/sr High School is ranked within the top 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 Valley Heights Jr/sr High School is 0.06, 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
#531 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
97%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.060.54
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
18%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValley Heights 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 Valley Heights Jr/sr High School is Marysville Jr/sr High School (11.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley Heights Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waterville Valley Heights Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 132 students
    1.7 miles
    307 E Lincoln
    Waterville, KS 66548
    (785) 363-2530
    1.7 PK-2 132
  • Blue Rapids Valley Heights Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-6 | 146 students
    3.0 miles
    508 Chestnut
    Blue Rapids, KS 66411
    (785) 363-7693
    3 3-6 146
  • Marysville Marysville Jr/sr High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 389 students
    11.3 miles
    1011 Walnut
    Marysville, KS 66508
    (785) 562-5386
    11.3 7-12 389
  • Marysville Marysville Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 440 students
    11.5 miles
    1010 Carolina
    Marysville, KS 66508
    (785) 562-3641
    11.5 PK-6 440
  • Frankfort Frankfort Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 182 students
    15.7 miles
    604 N Kansas
    Frankfort, KS 66427
    (785) 292-4486
    15.7 PK-6 182

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