Valley Heights Jr/sr High School

  • Valley Heights Jr/sr High School serves 171 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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 171 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students171 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Valley Heights Jr/sr High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Valley Heights Jr/sr High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#949 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
19%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
98%
65%
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Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score0.040.31
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Graduation Rate≥80%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Valley Heights Jr/sr High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameValley Heights School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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