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Olathe Northwest High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
21300 College Blvd
Olathe, KS 66061
Phone
(913) 780-7150
District
OLATHE
County
JOHNSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1859
Classroom Teachers
109

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kansas

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% of KS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Olathe Northwest High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
26%
53%
28%
50%
24%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
13
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 498 26.8%
Grade 10 458 24.6%
Grade 11 448 24.1%
Grade 12 445 23.9%
Total 1859 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.5% 68.6% 66.7%
Black 4.7% 8.0% 7.3%
Hispanic 12.9% 18.2% 21.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 4.6% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.6% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.5% 25.3% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.2% 19.7% 35.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.2% 5.6% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 160,828 2,937,880
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,193.7 35
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.7% 6.5%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 20.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.4% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.6% 24.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 15.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 58,876 1,141,985
Single Parent Households With Children 9.7% 9.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.5% 91.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 51.9% 33.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.1% 11.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 23.9% 15.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.5% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.9% 18.7%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.7% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.1% 13.3%
$15,000 or less 3.8% 9.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,089 $212,811,780 54.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $895 $26,867,900 6.9%
Staff $463 $13,899,260 3.5%
General Administration $86 $2,581,720 0.7%
School Administration $731 $21,944,620 5.6%
Operation $1,101 $33,052,020 8.4%
Transportation $485 $14,559,700 3.7%
Other $397 $11,917,940 3.0%
Total Support $4,159 $124,853,180 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,804 $54,156,080 13.8%
Total Expenditures $13,052 $391,821,040 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,148 $3,444,109,629 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $709 $341,682,379 4.9%
Staff $453 $218,217,869 3.1%
General Administration $279 $134,196,271 1.9%
School Administration $670 $322,959,847 4.7%
Operation $1,180 $568,579,991 8.2%
Transportation $489 $235,433,797 3.4%
Other $314 $151,055,193 2.2%
Total Support $4,093 $1,972,201,562 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,155 $1,520,260,737 21.9%
Total Expenditures $14,396 $6,936,593,501 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%