5001 W. 163rd Terrace
Stilwell, KS 66085
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Blue Valley Middle School serves 562 students in grades 6-8.
Blue Valley Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Blue Valley Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Blue Valley Middle School's student population of 562 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Blue Valley Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Blue Valley Middle School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#271 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
75%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blue Valley Middle School's ranking?

Blue Valley Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

How many students attend Blue Valley Middle School?

562 students attend Blue Valley Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

75% of Blue Valley Middle School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Asian, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Blue Valley Middle School?

Blue Valley Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Blue Valley Middle School offer ?

Blue Valley Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Blue Valley Middle School part of?

Blue Valley Middle School is part of Blue Valley School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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