Landon Middle School

  • Landon Middle School serves 421 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Landon Middle School operates within the Topeka School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 421 students has declined by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 421 students
Landon Middle School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Landon Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Landon Middle School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Landon Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Landon Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Landon Middle School American Indian Students (1992-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Landon Middle School Asian Students (1992-2015)
Hispanic
31%
19%
Landon Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
8%
7%
Landon Middle School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
48%
65%
Landon Middle School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Landon Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
12%
5%
Landon Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Landon Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.66 0.31
Landon Middle School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
62%
40%
Landon Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
9%
10%
Landon Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Topeka School District's student population of 13,826 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,693 in this district is less than the state average of $13,712. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,284 is less than the state average of $14,121. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Topeka School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 13,826 531
Topeka School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $179 MM $7 MM
Topeka School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $173 MM $8 MM
Topeka School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,693 $13,712
Topeka School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,284 $14,121
Topeka School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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