Western Plains High School
Western Plains High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 5%)
Western Plains High School's student population of 51 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 6-12|
|Total Students||51 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||5 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Western Plains 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 Western Plains High School is 0.54, which is equal to 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 Data||This School||State Level (KS)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1057 out of 1265 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||10:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Western Plains School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school and middle school to Western Plains High School is Ness City High School (13.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Western Plains North Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Ransom Western Plains North Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 31 students
100 School St.
Ransom, KS 67572
(785) 731-2352 0.5 PK-5 31
- Ness City Ness City Elementary School Grades: PK-6 | 150 students
500 E Chestnut
Ness City, KS 67560
(785) 798-2222 13.0 PK-6 150
- Ness City Ness City High School Grades: 7-12 | 150 students
200 N 5th
Ness City, KS 67560
(785) 798-3991 13.0 7-12 150
- Bazine Western Plains South Elem/jr High School Grades: PK-5 | 27 students
310 W. Burgess
Bazine, KS 67516
(785) 398-2535 18.7 PK-5 27
- Wakeeney Trego Community High School Grades: 9-12 | 117 students
1200 Russell Avenue
Wakeeney, KS 67672
(785) 743-2061 26.8 9-12 117
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