Blue Valley West High School

Blue Valley West High School serves 1,365 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Blue Valley West High School operates within the Blue Valley School District.
Blue Valley School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the KS state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 1365 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,365 students
Blue Valley West High School Total Students (2004-2014)
Gender % Blue Valley West High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Blue Valley West High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Blue Valley West High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is equal to the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Blue Valley West High School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.30 0.30
Blue Valley West High School Diversity Score (2004-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
40%
Blue Valley West High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
10%
Blue Valley West High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Blue Valley School District's student population of 22,400 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 99% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,891 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,554 is higher than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Blue Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed 22,400 556
Blue Valley School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 99% 88%
Blue Valley School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $254 MM $7 MM
Blue Valley School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $290 MM $7 MM
Blue Valley School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,891 $13,276
Blue Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,554 $12,850
Blue Valley School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Blue Valley High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pleasant Ridge Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Hills Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • StilwellCedar Hills Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 551 students
    0.5 miles
    9100 West 165th St
    StilwellKS 66085
    (913)239-3300
    0.5PK-5551
  • StilwellPleasant Ridge Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 599 students
    0.5 miles
    9000 West 165th St
    StilwellKS 66085
    (913)239-5700
    0.56-8599
  • Overland Park Stanley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
    1.5 miles
    6121 West 158th St
    Overland ParkKS 66223
    (913)239-7200
    1.5PK-5415
  • Overland ParkSunset Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
    1.5 miles
    14901 England St
    Overland ParkKS 66221
    (913)239-7400
    1.5PK-5525
  • StilwellBlue Valley High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1464 students
    1.7 miles
    6001 West 159th St
    StilwellKS 66085
    (913)239-4800
    1.79-121464

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