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  • West Elk Schools
  • Po Box 278, Howard
  • West Elk
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 346
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 10:1

Howard school information

Average Test Scores95%38%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a14:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a97079,221
Total private schoolsn/a19024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
The Howard, KS educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Howard public schools have average test scores of 95% which is 151% higher than than the Kansas average and 93% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Howard public schools is n/a, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.4% have completed high school, 20.0% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.0% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Howard

Completed 8th grade86.5%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school85.4%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college55.0%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.4%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.0%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters10.0%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.2%1.3%

Howard, KS School Districts

West Elk Unified School District 282

There are a total of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Howard. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Howard, KS schools is 95%. The average student to teacher ratio is n/a. In Howard, KS, an average of 86.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Howard schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Howard, KS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Longton, KS30324%52%
Howard, KS77995%93%

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Howard, KS77995%93%
Source: The Howard, KS education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.