2464 S Glenn
Wichita, KS 67217
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
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Bottom 50%
Truesdell Middle School serves 1,011 students in grades 6-8.
Truesdell 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 4% (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 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,011 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Truesdell Middle School's student population of 1,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,011 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
74 teachers
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School Rankings

Truesdell 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 Truesdell Middle School is 0.74, 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
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1243 out of 1264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
4%
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
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
20%
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Black
19%
7%
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White
37%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Truesdell Middle School's ranking?

Truesdell Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Most diverse schools (Top 5%) and Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%).

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

4% 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 Truesdell Middle School?

1,011 students attend Truesdell Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

37% of Truesdell Middle School students are White, 29% of students are Hispanic, 19% of students are Black, 10% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 2% of students are American Indian.

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

Truesdell Middle School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Truesdell Middle School offer ?

Truesdell Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Truesdell Middle School part of?

Truesdell Middle School is part of Wichita School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,011 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 63%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 4% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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