Wichita Alternative 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1847 N Chautauqua
Wichita, KS 67214
Phone
(316) 973-0500
District
WICHITA
County
SEDGWICK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
102
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Kansas

1

(10 is best)

Better than 7.3% of KS schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Wichita Alternative High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

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

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
8
14
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 6 5.9%
Grade 10 28 27.5%
Grade 11 34 33.3%
Grade 12 34 33.3%
Total 102 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 28.7% 34.3% 66.9%
Black 40.4% 21.4% 7.4%
Hispanic 26.6% 38.2% 21.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 4.8% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 4.3% 1.2% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 86.3% 77.5% 46.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 76.5% 67.7% 36.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.8% 9.8% 9.9%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 328,505 2,913,314
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,172.4 35
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.6%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.0% 20.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.4% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.2% 24.6%
65 OR OLDER 14.1% 15.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 132,290 1,129,227
Single Parent Households With Children 12.5% 9.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.9% 91.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.6% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.4% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.7% 14.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.3% 13.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.0% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.7% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.2% 13.7%
$15,000 or less 13.7% 9.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,723 $330,806,000 51.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,111 $54,689,000 8.6%
Staff $623 $30,648,000 4.8%
General Administration $114 $5,617,000 0.9%
School Administration $789 $38,842,000 6.1%
Operation $1,100 $54,132,000 8.5%
Transportation $491 $24,149,000 3.8%
Other $477 $23,492,000 3.7%
Total Support $4,706 $231,569,000 36.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,546 $76,081,000 11.9%
Total Expenditures $12,976 $638,456,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,789 $3,381,034,000 50.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $644 $320,833,000 4.8%
Staff $434 $216,096,000 3.2%
General Administration $263 $131,122,000 2.0%
School Administration $637 $317,162,000 4.8%
Operation $1,107 $551,160,000 8.3%
Transportation $453 $225,824,000 3.4%
Other $299 $148,661,000 2.2%
Total Support $3,837 $1,910,858,000 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,756 $1,372,496,000 20.6%
Total Expenditures $13,382 $6,664,388,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%