Indian Hills Middle School

6400 Mission Rd
Prairie Village, KS 66208
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Indian Hills Middle School serves 880 students in grades 7-8.
Indian Hills 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 880 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Indian Hills Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Indian Hills Middle School's student population of 880 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-8
Total Students
880 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Indian Hills Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Indian Hills Middle School is 0.32, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#260 out of 1264 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
21%
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Black
3%
6%
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White
82%
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
0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
10%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Indian Hills Middle School's ranking?
Indian Hills Middle School is ranked #260 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Kansas.
What schools are Indian Hills Middle School often compared to?
Indian Hills Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Hocker Grove Middle School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 51% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend Indian Hills Middle School?
880 students attend Indian Hills Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Indian Hills Middle School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Indian Hills Middle School?
Indian Hills Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Indian Hills Middle School offer ?
Indian Hills Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8
What school district is Indian Hills Middle School part of?
Indian Hills Middle School is part of Shawnee Mission Pub Sch School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 880 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 51% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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