Jefferson West School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 864 students in Jefferson West School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Jefferson West School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Jefferson West School District are Jefferson West Elementary School, Jefferson West Middle School and Jefferson West High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Jefferson West School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District Name
Jefferson West School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,322 Schools
# Students
864 Students
490,702 Students
# Teachers
54 Teachers
34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Jefferson West School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 286 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#72 out of 286 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jefferson West  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jefferson West  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jefferson West  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
80-89%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jefferson West  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.18
0.54
# American Indian Students
14 Students
4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
13,924 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
24 Students
96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
20%
# Black Students
6 Students
33,739 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
783 Students
315,772 Students
% White Students
91%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
14 Students
937 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
18 Students
25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
19
18,630
# Students in K Grade:
58
35,465
# Students in 1st Grade:
63
35,410
# Students in 2nd Grade:
47
36,289
# Students in 3rd Grade:
64
36,729
# Students in 4th Grade:
71
37,562
# Students in 5th Grade:
66
37,566
# Students in 6th Grade:
72
36,694
# Students in 7th Grade:
64
36,111
# Students in 8th Grade:
67
36,173
# Students in 9th Grade:
81
37,382
# Students in 10th Grade:
61
35,769
# Students in 11th Grade:
59
34,526
# Students in 12th Grade:
72
33,966
# Ungraded Students:
-
2,430

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,919 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,467. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,904 is less than the state median of $14,392. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$11 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jefferson West  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$11 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Jefferson West  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,919
$15,467
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jefferson West  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,904
$14,392
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jefferson West  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Jefferson West School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jefferson West Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
301 Main Street
Meriden, KS 66512
(785) 484-2455
Grades: PK-4
| 322 students
Rank: #22.
Jefferson West Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
210 N Miller
Meriden, KS 66512
(785) 484-2900
Grades: 5-8
| 269 students
Rank: #33.
Jefferson West High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
619 Condray St
Meriden, KS 66512
(785) 484-3331
Grades: 9-12
| 273 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Jefferson West
  • 3675 74th Street, Meriden, KS, 66512-0267
  • (785) 484-3444
  • usd340.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 864 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Top 50% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.18

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