340 N Tyler Rd
Wichita, KS 67212
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Wilbur Middle School serves 773 students in grades 6-8.
Wilbur 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 773 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wilbur Middle School's student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
773 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilbur Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilbur Middle School is 0.65, 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
#859 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
20%
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Black
15%
7%
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White
53%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.65
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

23% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

How many students attend Wilbur Middle School?

773 students attend Wilbur Middle School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

53% of Wilbur Middle School students are White, 21% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

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

Wilbur Middle School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Wilbur Middle School offer ?

Wilbur Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8

What school district is Wilbur Middle School part of?

Wilbur Middle School is part of Wichita School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 773 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 47%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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