Baxter Springs High School



Baxter Springs High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Baxter Springs High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 94
8 81
9 67
10 82
11 85
12 68
UG 7

Baxter Springs High School is a public high school of the Baxter Springs School District located in Baxter Springs, KS. It has 484 students in grades 7th through 12th. Baxter Springs High School is the 94th largest public high school in Kansas and the 11,038th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.0 to 1.

Total Students: 484
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,038th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 94th out of 354
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 282nd out of 339
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 96th out of 339

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Baxter Springs High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 263
(54%)
263
(54%)
 Female 221
(46%)
221
(46%)

Baxter Springs High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 389
(80%)
389
(80%)
 American Indian 63
(13%)
63
(13%)
 Pacific Islander 13
(3%)
13
(3%)
 Hispanic 12
(2%)
12
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Baxter Springs High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 229
(47%)
229
(47%)
 Not Eligible 201
(42%)
201
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(11%)
54
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Baxter Springs High School is ranked 61st out of 354 ranked schools in Kansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Baxter Springs High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.5%) is higher than the state average of 43.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Baxter Springs High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 277
2006 227
2007 260
2008 251
2009 251
2010 293
2011 298
2012 301
2013 452
2014 469
2015 484

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 9.6
2007 12.6
2008 11.2
2009 12.9
2010 15
2011 16.8
2012 16.3
2013 15.3
2014 15.1
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4187725631769
2006 0.49339207048458
2007 0.51153846153846
2008 0.54581673306773
2009 0.58964143426295
2010 0.580204778157
2011 0.54026845637584
2012 0.54485049833887
2013 0.55973451327434
2014 0.60127931769723
2015 0.58471074380165

Compare Baxter Springs High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.2% 13.3:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 58.5%
 

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