PROFICIENCY 25% 35% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #2 of 3 in Cherokee
  • Ranked #1 of 2 in Cherokee
  • Ranked #973 of 1320 in Kansas
Proficiency Averages
29%Cherokee
50%Cherokee
38%Kansas

Southeast Junior High School is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Cherokee" in Cherokee, KS. There are a total of 176 students and 17 teachers at Southeast Junior High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 11 to 1. There are a total of 84 free lunch students and 29 reduced lunch students.

Southeast Junior High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.5%, which is 35% lower than the Kansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students176
Teachers17.3
Student/Teacher ratio11:1
Free lunch84
Reduced lunch29

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Southeast Junior High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All15-19%
3n/a
4n/a
511-19%
630-39%
711-19%
8<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30-34%
3n/a
4n/a
530-39%
640-49%
720-29%
830-39%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Southeast Junior High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKansasNational
Caucasian 93.1% 92.9% 65.8% 51.1%
African American 0.8% 1.5% 7.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.3% 2.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.8% 2.9% 18.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 1.8% 1.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.5% 0.6% 4.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Southeast High13%0.9Cherokee, KS
Southeast Elementary School50%3.4Weir, KS
Lakeside Elementary50%7.2Pittsburg, KS
Geo E Nettels Elementary62%7.5Pittsburg, KS
Westside Elementary37%7.6Pittsburg, KS
Pittsburg Middle School24%8.3Pittsburg, KS
Pittsburg High20%9.3Pittsburg, KS
Meadowlark Elementary40%9.7Pittsburg, KS
Frank Layden Elementary52%10.4Frontenac, KS
Frontenac Sr. High School25%10.4Frontenac, KS
Frontenac Jr. High30%10.5Frontenac, KS

Cherokee demographics profile

StatisticCherokeeKansasNational
Population5792,898,292318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)6053591
Median age46.636.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%59%55%
Speak English100%89%79%
Speak Spanish0%8%13%

Education level achieved in Cherokee

IndexCherokeeKansasNational
Completed 8th grade83.4%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school79.0%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college49.9%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.9%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%
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Source: The Southeast Junior High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.