Northwest Middle School



Northwest Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 136
7 225
8 224
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwest Middle School is a public elementary school located in Kansas City, KS in the Kansas City School District. It enrolls 585 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 585
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.2

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Northwest Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 296
(51%)
7,425
(48%)
 Male 289
(49%)
7,929
(52%)

Northwest Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 277
(47%)
7,539
(49%)
 Black 258
(44%)
4,500
(29%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
874
(6%)
 White 19
(3%)
1,946
(13%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
426
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
35
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
34
(0%)

Northwest Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 507
(87%)
11,348
(74%)
 Not Eligible 50
(9%)
3,049
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(5%)
957
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Northwest Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Northwest Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 469
2006 365
2007 272
2008 297
2009 395
2010 402
2011 545
2012 626
2013 705
2014 729
2015 585

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 9.9
2007 10.1
2008 13.2
2009 20.8
2010 14.3
2011 14.2
2012 14.1
2013 16.7
2014 14.8
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91684434968017
2006 0.92328767123288
2007 0.94485294117647
2008 0.96969696969697
2009 0.96962025316456
2010 0.97512437810945
2011 0.96880733944954
2012 0.98242811501597
2013 0.98156028368794
2014 0.96159122085048
2015 0.91452991452991

Compare Northwest Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 91.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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