Blue Valley West High School

  • Blue Valley West High School serves 1,376 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KS average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Blue Valley West High School operates within the Blue Valley School District.
  • Blue Valley School District's 99% graduation rate is higher than the KS state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1376 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,376 students
Blue Valley West High School Total Students (2003-2015)
Gender %Blue Valley West High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Blue Valley West High School Total Teachers (2003-2015)
Students by GradeBlue Valley West High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
Blue Valley West High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
9%
3%
Blue Valley West High School Asian Students (2003-2015)
Hispanic
5%
19%
Blue Valley West High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
2%
7%
Blue Valley West High School Black Students (2003-2015)
White
82%
65%
Blue Valley West High School White Students (2003-2015)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Blue Valley West High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBlue Valley West High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownKS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.320.54
Blue Valley West High School Diversity Score (2003-2015)
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.
4%
40%
Blue Valley West High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2015)
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.
1%
10%
Blue Valley West High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2015)

District Comparison

  • Blue Valley School District's student population of 22,398 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 99% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,460 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,063 is higher than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameBlue Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
3
Number of Students Managed22,398531
Blue Valley School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate99%88%
Blue Valley School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$254 MM$7 MM
Blue Valley School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$290 MM$7 MM
Blue Valley School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,460$13,276
Blue Valley School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,063$12,850
Blue Valley School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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