Pleasant Valley Middle School

2220 W 29th N
Wichita, KS 67204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Pleasant Valley Middle School serves 636 students in grades 6-8.
Pleasant Valley Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 5% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 636 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Pleasant Valley Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Pleasant Valley Middle School's student population of 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Pleasant Valley Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Valley Middle School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1237 out of 1264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
21%
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Black
9%
6%
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White
14%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.44
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
10%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pleasant Valley Middle School's ranking?
Pleasant Valley Middle School is ranked #1237 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 10% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend Pleasant Valley Middle School?
636 students attend Pleasant Valley Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
73% of Pleasant Valley Middle School students are Hispanic, 14% of students are White, 9% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Pleasant Valley Middle School?
Pleasant Valley Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Pleasant Valley Middle School offer ?
Pleasant Valley Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Pleasant Valley Middle School part of?
Pleasant Valley Middle School is part of Wichita School District.

School Reviews

5   7/21/2020
This is a great school!! I go to this school and the teachers are nice. This school gives useful schoolwork and homework. I love this school.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Alexus

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 636 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 86%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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