1031 S Edgemoor
Wichita, KS 67218
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Curtis Middle School serves 877 students in grades 6-8.
Curtis Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 4% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 9% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 877 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Curtis Middle School's student population of 877 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
877 students
This chart display total students of Curtis Middle School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Curtis Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers
65 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Curtis Middle School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Curtis Middle School by grade.

School Rankings

Curtis Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Curtis Middle School is 0.74, which is more 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
#1231 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Curtis Middle School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
4%
28%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Curtis Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
9%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Curtis Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Curtis Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Curtis Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Curtis Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
35%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Curtis Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
33%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Curtis Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
17%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Curtis Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Curtis Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Curtis Middle School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Curtis Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Curtis Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Curtis Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Curtis Middle School often compared to?

Curtis Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Robinson Middle School by visitors of our site.

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

4% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

How many students attend Curtis Middle School?

877 students attend Curtis Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

35% of Curtis Middle School students are Hispanic, 33% of students are Black, 17% of students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, 6% of students are Asian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Curtis Middle School?

Curtis Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Curtis Middle School offer ?

Curtis Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Curtis Middle School part of?

Curtis Middle School is part of Wichita School District.

School Reviews

Review Curtis Middle School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
JROTC offers valuable lessons in leadership, character-building and citizenship. Here's a look at the various JROTC programs out there together with a look at the pros and cons of the program.
Choosing Between the SAT and ACT and How to Prepare
Choosing Between the SAT and ACT and How to Prepare
Taking the SAT or ACT is a major source of stress for high school students. Keep reading to learn how to choose the right test and how to prepare for it.
Prevent Brain Drain: Keep Your Kids’ Minds Sharp During Vacation
Prevent Brain Drain: Keep Your Kids’ Minds Sharp During Vacation
Long periods of time off from school can lead your child to lose valuable knowledge and skills. Learn more about brain drain and 4 ways to keep your child's mind revving, even during vacation. incorporating quality learning exercises into their spring, summer, and winter vacations.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 877 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 83%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Quick Links