16200 Antioch Road
Stilwell, KS 66085
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Blue Valley West High School serves 1,550 students in grades 9-12.
Blue Valley West High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 40% (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 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Blue Valley West High School's student population of 1,550 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
99 teachers
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School Rankings

Blue Valley West High 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 West High School is 0.42, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#339 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
75%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.42
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Graduation Rate
98%
86%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,550 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 25%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 1% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42 (Top 50%)

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