Wakefield High School

  • Wakefield High School serves 70 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wakefield 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 8:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Wakefield High School's student population of 70 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students70 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wakefield 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 Wakefield High School is 0.21, 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#916 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
89%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score0.210.54
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Graduation Rate≥80%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
19%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay Center School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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