Landon Middle School

Landon Middle School serves 461 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Landon Middle School operates within the Topeka School District.

Overview

The student population of 461 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 461 students
Gender % 43% Male / 57%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 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 12:1 12:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
33%
17%
Black
9%
7%
White
46%
68%
Two or more races
11%
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.
0.67 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.
61%
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.
10%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 14,052 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,320 is less than the state average of $12,944. The district revenue/student has grown by 28% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,449 is less than the state average of $12,499. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Topeka School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
3
Number of Students Managed 14,052 575
District Total Revenue $169 MM $7 MM
District Spending $157 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,320 $12,944
District Spending / Student $11,449 $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 Hope Street Charter Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Capital City (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mccarter Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TopekaMccarter Elementary School
    5512 Sw 16th St
    TopekaKS 66604
    (785)438-4660
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 431 students                      
  • TopekaHope Street Charter Academy
    Charter School
    1900 Sw Hope St
    TopekaKS 66604
    (785)438-4280
    Charter School

    1.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 142 students                      
  • TopekaTopeka West High School
    2001 Sw Fairlawn Rd
    TopekaKS 66604
    (785)438-4000
    1.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1032 students                      
  • TopekaWanamaker Elementary School
    6630 Sw 10th
    TopekaKS 66615
    (785)339-4800
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 483 students                      
  • TopekaCapital City
    Special Education School
    500 Sw Tuffy Kellog Dr
    TopekaKS 66606
    (785)295-3600
    Special Education School

    1.8 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 102 students                      

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