Southwinds Academy

301 W. Eagle Street
Otis, KS 67565
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Southwinds Academy serves 66 students in grades 3-12.
Southwinds Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Southwinds Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Southwinds Academy's student population of 66 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-12
Total Students66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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State Accredited Program
No
Personalized Content
No
Live Instruction
No
Rolling Enrollment
No
Flexible Class Schedule
No
Accelerated Offerings
No
Classes for Credit/Part Time Options
No
Dedicated College Counselor
No
Tutoring/Mentoring
No
Community Clubs/Activities Offered
No

School Comparison

Southwinds Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Southwinds Academy is 0.40, which is less 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#546 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio66:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
14%
7%
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White
76%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.400.54
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Graduation Rate
<50%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
38%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOtis-Bison 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 Southwinds Academy is Otis-bison Junior/senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Otis-bison Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Otis Otis-bison Junior/senior High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 95 students
    0.0 miles
    301 Eagle St.
    Otis, KS 67565
    (785) 387-2337
    0 7-12 95
  • Otis Otis-bison Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 111 students
    0.1 miles
    216 N 3rd
    Otis, KS 67565
    (785) 387-2371
    0.1 PK-6 111
  • La Crosse La Crosse Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 147 students
    13.6 miles
    511 Elm Street
    La Crosse, KS 67548
    (785) 222-2622
    13.6 PK-6 147
  • La Crosse La Crosse High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 94 students
    13.6 miles
    400 Washington
    La Crosse, KS 67548
    (785) 222-2528
    13.6 9-12 94
  • La Crosse La Crosse Middle School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 47 students
    13.6 miles
    400 Washington
    La Crosse, KS 67548
    (785) 222-3030
    13.6 7-8 47

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