Indian Woods Middle School

Indian Woods Middle School serves 696 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Indian Woods Middle School operates within the Shawnee Mission Pub School District.

Overview

The student population of 696 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 696 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 12:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
16%
17%
Black
6%
7%
White
72%
68%
Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.46 0.29
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.
21%
39%
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.
8%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,965 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Shawnee Mission Pub School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
3
Number of Students Managed 29,965 575
District Total Revenue $330 MM $7 MM
District Spending $367 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,016 $12,944
District Spending / Student $13,356 $12,499
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Shawnee Mission South High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shawnee Mission West High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Diemer Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Overland ParkJohn Diemer Elementary School
    9600 Lamar
    Overland ParkKS 66207
    (913)993-3100
    0.3 mi | 273 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Overland ParkTrailwood Elementary School
    5101 West 95th St
    Overland ParkKS 66207
    (913)993-5600
    0.7 mi | 352 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Overland ParkShawnee Mission South High School
    5800 West 107th St
    Overland ParkKS 66207
    (913)993-7500
    1.2 mi | 1343 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Overland ParkBrookridge Elementary School
    9920 Lowell
    Overland ParkKS 66212
    (913)993-2400
    1.2 mi | 642 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • Overland ParkBriarwood Elementary School
    5300 West 86th St
    Overland ParkKS 66207
    (913)993-2200
    1.6 mi | 565 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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