Blue Valley West High School

  • Blue Valley West High School serves 1,534 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 47% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

Blue Valley West High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Blue Valley West High School's student population of 1,534 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 99 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,534 students
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Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blue Valley West High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blue Valley West High School is 0.39, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#350 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
77%
65%
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Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blue Valley West High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.390.31
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Graduation Rate
96%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blue Valley West High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlue Valley School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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