Mead Middle School

Mead Middle School serves 565 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Mead Middle School operates within the Wichita School District.

Overview

The student population of 565 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 565 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 15:1 12:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
42%
17%
Black
21%
7%
White
25%
68%
Two or more races
7%
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.
0.72 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.
87%
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.
6%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,493 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Wichita School District
Number of Schools
Managed
93
3
Number of Students Managed 52,493 575
District Total Revenue $583 MM $7 MM
District Spending $584 MM $7 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,341 $12,944
District Spending / Student $12,360 $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 Chisholm Life Skills Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jardine Technology Middle Magnet (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Linwood Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WichitaChisholm Life Skills Center
    2515 East Osie
    WichitaKS 67211
    (316)973-9500
    0.3 mi | 83 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • WichitaLinwood Elementary School
    1654 South Hydraulic
    WichitaKS 67211
    (316)973-8100
    0.7 mi | 540 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WichitaGriffith Elementary School
    1802 South Bluff
    WichitaKS 67218
    (316)973-8900
    0.9 mi | 530 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WichitaGardiner Elementary School
    1951 South Laura
    WichitaKS 67211
    (316)973-1700
    1 mi | 591 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WichitaSowers Alternative High School
    Special Education School
    2400 Wassall St
    WichitaKS 67216
    (316)973-1600
    Special Education School

    1.1 mi | 67 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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