7500 Quivira Rd
Shawnee, KS 66216
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Trailridge Middle School serves 765 students in grades 7-8.
Trailridge 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 23% (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 29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 765 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Trailridge Middle School's student population of 765 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 7-8
Total Students
765 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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School Rankings

Trailridge 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 Trailridge Middle School is 0.63, which is more 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#778 out of 1264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
20%
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Black
12%
7%
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White
55%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Trailridge Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Trailridge Middle School's ranking?

Trailridge Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Most diverse schools (Top 20%).

What schools are Trailridge Middle School often compared to?

Trailridge Middle Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Westridge Middle School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

How many students attend Trailridge Middle School?

765 students attend Trailridge Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

55% of Trailridge Middle School students are White, 24% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Trailridge Middle School?

Trailridge Middle School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Trailridge Middle School offer ?

Trailridge Middle School offers enrollment in grades 7-8

What school district is Trailridge Middle School part of?

Trailridge Middle School is part of Shawnee Mission Public School District.

School Reviews

2   7/1/2007
this school has very little to provide when it comes to meeting an individual students needs, as well as making sure that they are actually learning the material. the restrictions and rules are so copious as to make this establishment morbidly comical. extracurricular activities are also extremely limited. there are a few sprts clubs, but that's it. students rarely get put in the elective classes they actually select without having their parents talk to the counselor at least a few times. as far as i can tell, there is little or no parental involvement-, rather, this school babysits the children within it. the curriculum is depressingly bad-, students are required to take a Communications class all year that, in fact, has very little to do with the actual study of communications and public relations. the homework level is unreasonable and prevents any average student from speding time with their family. the building itself is also depressing-, there are no windows in any of the classrooms, which in fact, reduces the students ability to learn by 25 percent. the staff pays NO respect to students, and spend most of their time NOT doing their work. you may say i'm exaggerating, but every student that transfers out of trailridge is lucky enough to have a chance at real education. thanks goodness it only has two grades available.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - nekot

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 7-8
  • Enrollment: 765 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 45%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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