Southwinds Academy

  • Southwinds Academy serves 56 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Southwinds Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • Southwinds Academy's student population of 56 students has grown by 43% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 1 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students56 students
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Total Classroom Teachers1 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southwinds Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,268 schools in Kansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Southwinds Academy is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#316 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
35%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a14:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
18%
19%
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Black
20%
7%
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White
61%
65%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southwinds Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.560.31
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Graduation Rate40-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
40%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOtis-bison School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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