Landon Middle School

Landon Middle School serves 470 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Landon Middle School operates within the Topeka School District.

School Overview

The student population of 470 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 470 students
Landon Middle School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Landon Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Landon Middle School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Landon Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 12:1 14:1
Landon Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Landon Middle School American Indian Students (1993-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Landon Middle School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
33%
18%
Landon Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
10%
7%
Landon Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
43%
66%
Landon Middle School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
12%
5%
Landon 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.
0.69 0.30
Landon Middle School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
64%
40%
Landon 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.
10%
10%
Landon Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Topeka School District's student population of 14,079 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,474 in this district is less than the state average of $13,276. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,453 is less than the state average of $12,850. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Topeka School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
3
Number of Students Managed 14,079 556
Topeka School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $167 MM $7 MM
Topeka School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $166 MM $7 MM
Topeka School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,474 $13,276
Topeka School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,453 $12,850
Topeka 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 Hope Street Charter Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Capital City (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mccarter Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TopekaMccarter Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 433 students
    1.3 miles
    5512 Sw 16th St
    TopekaKS 66604
    (785)438-4660
    1.3KG-5433
  • TopekaHope Street Charter AcademyCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 155 students
    1.7 miles
    1900 Sw Hope St
    TopekaKS 66604
    (785)438-4280
    1.79-12155
  • TopekaCapital CitySpecial Education School
    Grades: 5-12 | 114 students
    1.8 miles
    500 Sw Tuffy Kellog Dr
    TopekaKS 66606
    (785)295-3600
    1.85-12114
  • TopekaTopeka West High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 979 students
    1.8 miles
    2001 Sw Fairlawn Rd
    TopekaKS 66604
    (785)438-4000
    1.89-12979
  • TopekaWanamaker Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 503 students
    1.8 miles
    6630 Sw 10th
    TopekaKS 66615
    (785)339-4800
    1.8PK-6503

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