Patton Junior High School

Patton Junior High School serves 363 students in grades 7 - 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Patton Junior High School operates within the Ft Leavenworth School District.

School Overview

The student population of 363 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-9
Total Students 363 students
Patton Junior High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Patton Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Patton Junior High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Patton Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than 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 12:1 14:1
Patton Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Patton Junior High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
16%
18%
Patton Junior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
12%
7%
Patton Junior High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
61%
66%
Patton Junior High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Patton Junior High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Patton Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.59 0.30
Patton Junior High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
4%
40%
Patton Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
6%
10%
Patton Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Ft Leavenworth School District's student population of 1,866 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,531 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 $8,767 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Ft Leavenworth School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 1,866 556
Ft Leavenworth School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $7 MM
Ft Leavenworth School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $17 MM $7 MM
Ft Leavenworth School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,531 $13,276
Ft Leavenworth School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,767 $12,850
Ft Leavenworth School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Leavenworth Senior High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Intermediate (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eisenhower Elementary School (1 miles away)
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    1 miles
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    (913)651-6663
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    1 miles
    Biddle Blvd
    Fort LeavenworthKS 66027
    (913)651-6517
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    Grades: KG-6 | 523 students
    1.5 miles
    7th Cavalry Rd
    Fort LeavenworthKS 66027
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    Grades: PK-4 | 257 students
    2 miles
    820 North 5th St
    LeavenworthKS 66048
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    Grades: PK-4 | 332 students
    2.8 miles
    401 North 17th St
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School Reviews

Patton junior High is the worst school I have ever been enrolled in for so many reasons .The environment ,favoritism, inappropriate disrespect and public embarrassment from teachers, Administration and office staff is very unproffesional and most of everyday mess up the announcements and are laughing on them and also learning I am failing most of my classes Because I am not going to ask a teacher questions who is going to disrespect me and make me sound stupid. ,Also freedom of the students I have experienced forms of all these at least once. Most more than once .The percentage of 9th graders is so low because people are so ready to leave . when I ask 9th graders why they are still in patton they either say they where forced to by there parents or their parents didn't want to pay the bus fees .But I have never never been a single student that said they enjoyed patton. im so happy im leaving this year #blessup
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 02/26/16
Patton jr high school is an okay school for 7th through 9th graders ... i would reccomend it over any schools in leavenworth... esp. 4 ninth graders. the quality of academic programs is okay... but i wish it would have longer sports seasons. The availability is so so but thats just because of the current principle ( dr.gill) who happens to have really freaky eye brows). The parent involvement is okay ... many parents come to help out teachers... the school it self how ever i would say is not sooo organized. Students are told of school activies the day they happen and there are no fundraisers due to school neglect. Even though patton has its problems it has many less than other schools in the area
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 09/26/07

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