Indian Woods Middle School

Indian Woods Middle School serves 750 students in grades 7 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Indian Woods Middle School operates within the Shawnee Mission Pub School District.

School Overview

The student population of 750 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 750 students
Indian Woods Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Indian Woods Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Indian Woods Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Indian Woods Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Indian Woods Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Indian Woods Middle School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
14%
18%
Indian Woods Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
8%
7%
Indian Woods Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
71%
66%
Indian Woods Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
5%
Indian Woods Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.47 0.30
Indian Woods Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
24%
40%
Indian Woods Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
8%
10%
Indian Woods Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Shawnee Mission Pub School District's student population of 27,404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,473 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,820 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Shawnee Mission Pub School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
3
Number of Students Managed 27,404 556
Shawnee Mission Pub  School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $314 MM $7 MM
Shawnee Mission Pub  School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $351 MM $7 MM
Shawnee Mission Pub  School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,473 $13,276
Shawnee Mission Pub  School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,820 $12,850
Shawnee Mission Pub  School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Shawnee Mission South High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shawnee Mission West High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John Diemer Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Overland ParkJohn Diemer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 266 students
    0.3 miles
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    (913)993-3100
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  • Overland ParkTrailwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 372 students
    0.7 miles
    5101 West 95th St
    Overland ParkKS 66207
    (913)993-5600
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  • Overland ParkBrookridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 644 students
    1.2 miles
    9920 Lowell
    Overland ParkKS 66212
    (913)993-2400
    1.2PK-6644
  • Overland ParkShawnee Mission South High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 1362 students
    1.2 miles
    5800 West 107th St
    Overland ParkKS 66207
    (913)993-7500
    1.27-121362
  • Overland ParkBriarwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 590 students
    1.6 miles
    5300 West 86th St
    Overland ParkKS 66207
    (913)993-2200
    1.6PK-6590

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2.0  12/28/2015
The school environment is not diverse enough, poor math ed, bullying.
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