Landon Middle School

  • Landon Middle School serves 432 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • Landon Middle School's student population of 432 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students432 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Landon Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Landon Middle School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#999 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
32%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Landon Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Landon Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
47%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Landon Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Landon Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.660.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Landon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Landon Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTopeka Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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