Lawrence Gardner High School

  • Lawrence Gardner High School serves 133 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.

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School Overview

  • Lawrence Gardner High School's student population of 133 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students133 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lawrence Gardner High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lawrence Gardner High School is 0.63, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
22%
19%
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Black
32%
7%
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White
46%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
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5%
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Diversity Score0.630.54
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Graduation Rate45-49%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
38%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence Gardner High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Lawrence Gardner High School is Capital City (2.7 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Logan Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Topeka Logan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 562 students
    0.6 miles
    1124 Nw Lyman Rd
    Topeka, KS 66608
    (785) 575-8700
    0.6 PK-6 562
  • Topeka Quincy Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 249 students
    1.8 miles
    1500 Ne Quincy St
    Topeka, KS 66608
    (785) 235-7420
    1.8 PK-5 249
  • Topeka Meadows Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    2.3 miles
    201 Sw Clay St
    Topeka, KS 66606
    (785) 235-7150
    2.3 PK-5 560
  • Topeka Capital City
    Grades: 6-12 | 79 students
    2.7 miles
    500 Sw Tuffy Kellog Dr
    Topeka, KS 66606
    (785) 295-3600
    2.7 6-12 79
  • Topeka Seaman High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,287 student
    2.8 miles
    4850 Rochester Rd
    Topeka, KS 66617
    (785) 286-8300
    2.8 9-12 1,287

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