Wamego High School

801 North Lincoln, Wamego, KS 66547 | (785) 456-2214
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 433
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4 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 433 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 801 N Lincoln, Wamego, KS 66547
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Wamego School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,097
  • Graduation Rate: 91.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 12.9
  • Enrolled Students: 1,326

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 433
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 31.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 226 (52.2%)
  • Females: 207 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 33 (7.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 63 (14.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 96 (22.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wamego High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian61.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wamego High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade12829.6%
10th Grade9121.0%
11th Grade10424.0%
12th Grade11025.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 67%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:33%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $37,122
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Wamego High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,53939%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$39,45261%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

4 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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2 reviews for Wamego High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 17, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • my name is Emma Matlock,
    i used to live in wamego and i really miss it, when my family was asked to move by the military i was very sad to say goodbye to all of the people i came to know and love in Wamego high school
  • Reviewed by Community Member on May 19, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Very nice school. Children have lot of Academics to choose from.

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