Turner High School

  • Turner High School serves 1,093 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • Turner High School's student population of 1,093 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,093 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Turner High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Turner High School is 0.64, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#1253 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
19%
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Black
11%
7%
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White
42%
65%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.640.54
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Graduation Rate
75%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTurner-Kansas City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City Turner Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 631 students
    0.4 miles
    1800 South 55th
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3400
    0.4 PK-5 631
  • Kansas City Oak Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 554 students
    0.5 miles
    5340 Oak Grove Rd
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3900
    0.5 PK-5 554
  • Kansas City Turner Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 620 students
    1.0 miles
    1312 South 55th
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-4000
    1.0 7-8 620
  • Kansas City Midland Trail
    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
    1.1 miles
    3101 South 51st Street
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3500
    1.1 PK-5 590
  • Kansas City Junction Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
    1.6 miles
    2570 South 42nd Street
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913)288-3600
    1.6 PK-5 290

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