Mead Middle School

  • Mead Middle School serves 592 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the KS average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Mead Middle School operates within the Wichita School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 592 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 592 students
Mead Middle School Total Students (2009-2015)
Gender % Mead Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Mead Middle School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Mead Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.72 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 13:1 14:1
Mead Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Mead Middle School American Indian Students (2009-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Mead Middle School Asian Students (2009-2015)
Hispanic
40%
19%
Mead Middle School Black Students (2009-2015)
Black
21%
7%
Mead Middle School Black Students (2009-2015)
White
26%
65%
Mead Middle School White Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Mead Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.72 0.31
Mead Middle School Diversity Score (2009-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Mead Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2009-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Mead Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2009-2014)

District Comparison

  • Wichita School District's student population of 50,311 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,871 in this district is less than the state average of $13,603. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,272 is less than the state average of $13,446. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Wichita School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
3
Number of Students Managed 50,311 531
Wichita School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $598 MM $7 MM
Wichita School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $618 MM $7 MM
Wichita School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,871 $13,603
Wichita School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,272 $13,446
Wichita School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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