PROFICIENCY 15% 62% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #10 of 12 in Liberal
  • Ranked #10 of 12 in Liberal
  • Ranked #1207 of 1320 in Kansas
Proficiency Averages
32%Liberal
32%Liberal
38%Kansas

Sunflower Intermediate School is a school servicing grades 4 to 6 and is located in the district of "Liberal" in Liberal, KS. There are a total of 585 students and 35 teachers at Sunflower Intermediate School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 463 free lunch students and 64 reduced lunch students.

Sunflower Intermediate School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 14.5%, which is 62% lower than the Kansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students585
Teachers35
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch463
Reduced lunch64

 

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 Sunflower Intermediate 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
All8%
3n/a
46-9%
56-9%
610-14%
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All21%
3n/a
425-29%
515-19%
620-24%
7n/a
8n/a
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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Sunflower Intermediate School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKansasNational
Caucasian 11.0% 17.1% 65.8% 51.1%
African American 2.4% 2.1% 7.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.3% 2.8% 2.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 83.2% 75.2% 18.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.9% 0.9% 1.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.3% 2.1% 4.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Southlawn Elementary32%0.1Liberal, KS
Liberal South Middle School11%0.3Liberal, KS
Mcdermott Elementary52%0.9Liberal, KS
Garfield Elementary26%0.9Liberal, KS
Liberal Sr High14%1.4Liberal, KS
Liberal West Middle School21%1.4Liberal, KS
Mckinley Elementary45%1.5Liberal, KS
Washington Elementary25%1.7Liberal, KS
Lincoln Elementary45%1.8Liberal, KS
Cottonwood Intermediate School26%1.8Liberal, KS
Macarthur Elementary70%2.6Liberal, KS
Tyrone Es50%8.8Tyrone, OK

Liberal demographics profile

StatisticLiberalKansasNational
Population20,7092,898,292318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,8163591
Median age28.936.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%59%55%
Speak English40%89%79%
Speak Spanish55%8%13%

Education level achieved in Liberal

IndexLiberalKansasNational
Completed 8th grade64.5%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school61.8%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college39.6%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree19.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.4%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters2.9%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.6%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Sunflower Intermediate School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.