Mead Middle School

Mead Middle School serves 520 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% 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 520 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 520 students
Mead Middle School Total Students (2009-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Students by Grade Mead Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.75 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 14:1 12:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
35%
16%
Black
25%
7%
White
24%
68%
All Ethnic Groups Mead Middle School Sch Ethnicity Mead Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.75 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.
85%
38%
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 51,517 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Wichita School District
Number of Schools
Managed
90
3
Number of Students Managed 51,517 551
Wichita School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $583 MM $7 MM
Wichita School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $584 MM $7 MM
Wichita School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,341 $12,944
Wichita School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,360 $12,499
Wichita School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 | 89 students | Gr. 10-12                      
  • WichitaLinwood Elementary School
    1654 South Hydraulic
    WichitaKS 67211
    (316)973-8100
    0.7 mi | 523 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WichitaGriffith Elementary School
    1802 South Bluff
    WichitaKS 67218
    (316)973-8900
    0.9 mi | 537 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WichitaGardiner Elementary School
    1951 South Laura
    WichitaKS 67211
    (316)973-1700
    1 mi | 453 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 | 83 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Wichita, KS public schools have a 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. of 0.52, which is higher than the Kansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Wichita is Beech Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or national school diversity statistics.