Wallace County High School

521 N. Main
Sharon Springs, KS 67758
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Wallace County High School serves 58 students in grades 9-12.
Wallace County High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 58 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Wallace County High School's student population of 58 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
58 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 20% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Wallace County High School is 0.33, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#180 out of 1264 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
14%
21%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
81%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.33
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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
17%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wallace County High School's ranking?
Wallace County High School is ranked #180 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
What is the graduation rate of Wallace County High School?
The graduation rate of Wallace County High School is 80%, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 86%.
How many students attend Wallace County High School?
58 students attend Wallace County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Wallace County High School students are White, 14% of students are Hispanic, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wallace County High School?
Wallace County High School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Wallace County High School offer ?
Wallace County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Wallace County High School part of?
Wallace County High School is part of Wallace County Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 58 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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