Marais Des Cygnes Valley High School
148 Best Public High Schools in Kansas
- Marais Des Cygnes Valley Unified School District, KS
Senior: I have gone to school here since kindergarten. Our class has always been close we used to have more than 30, and now we have 12 students planning on graduating this spring. In most of my classes, we don't really do that much and the rest are online because there aren't that many classes available. The school needs some maintenance because it is a really old building. The administration has changed a couple times which causes some stress on students and teacher.
- 78 Students
- 8:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
Roanoke Catholic School
- Private School
- Roanoke, VA
- PK, K-12
Senior: Roanoke Catholic is a school that teaches students belong the classroom and prepares them for either college. In the past years, 100 percent of Catholic seniors have attended college and this year the seniors have received over 2.5 million in scholarships. I started Roanoke Catholic two years ago and it was a big change coming from public school. In public schools you could slide by without doing your homework, but at Roanoke Catholic all work is required and graded as a test grade. Roanoke Catholic does not let you fall through the cracks. I also must say the food is outstanding!!
One thing I really did not like were the uniforms. In public school you basically wore what you want, but not in private school. My first year the gentlemen had to wear a shirt and tie during the winter and in the summer a polo shirt with the school’s logo and khaki pants or shorts. This year they changed the dress code to where gentlemen could wear the polo shirt and khaki pants all year around.
- 516 Students
- 12:1 Student-Teacher Ratio