521 N. Main
Sharon Springs, KS 67758
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Wallace County High School serves 69 students in grades 9-12.
Wallace County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 69 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wallace County High School's student population of 69 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
69 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Wallace County High School is ranked within the top 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 Wallace County High School is 0.25, 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
#493 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
86%
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
0.25
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
86%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 69 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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