Trailridge Middle School

Tel: (913)993-1000
Grades: 7-8

835 students

Trailridge Middle School serves 835 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Trailridge Middle School operates within the Shawnee Mission Pub Sch School District.

Overview

The student population of 835 students has grown by 52% over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 48% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 835 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
12:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
15%
16%
Black
10%
7%
White
65%
68%
Unknown
6%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.55
0.51
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 26%
38%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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 27,397 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Shawnee Mission Pub Sch School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
n/a
Number of Students Managed 27,397
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Shawnee Mission Northwest High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hocker Grove Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shawanoe Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended July 01, 2007 - this school has very little to provide when it comes to meeting an individual students needs, as well as making sure that they are actually learning the material. the restrictions and rules are so copious as to make this establishment morbidly comical. extracurricular activities are also extremely limited. there are a few sprts clubs, but that's it. students rarely get put in the elective classes they actually select without having their parents talk to the counselor at least a few times. as far as i can tell, there is little or no parental involvement-, rather, this school babysits the children within it. the curriculum is depressingly bad-, students are required to take a Communications class all year that, in fact, has very little to do with the actual study of communications and public relations. the homework level is unreasonable and prevents any average student from speding time with their family. the building itself is also depressing-, there are no windows in any of the classrooms, which in fact, reduces the students ability to learn by 25 percent. the staff pays NO respect to students, and spend most of their time NOT doing their work. you may say i'm exaggerating, but every student that transfers out of trailridge is lucky enough to have a chance at real education. thanks goodness it only has two grades available. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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