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Lee's Summit West 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
2600 Sw Ward Rd
Lee's Summit, MO 64082
Phone
(816) 986-4000
District
LEE'S SUMMIT R-VII
County
JACKSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2124
Classroom Teachers
119

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Missouri

9

(10 is best)

Better than 90.2% of MO schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Lee's Summit West High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
67%
50%
69%
58%
65%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
18
15
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 485 22.8%
Grade 10 508 23.9%
Grade 11 551 25.9%
Grade 12 580 27.3%
Total 2124 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.4% 80.3% 73.3%
Black 12.0% 13.6% 16.1%
Hispanic 3.7% 3.0% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.7% 2.6% 2.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 9.1% 20.1% 48.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.5% 16.3% 43.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.6% 3.8% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 102,074 6,154,913
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 879.4 88
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.7% 19.1%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.6% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.3% 25.8%
65 OR OLDER 14.3% 16.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 38,296 2,440,212
Single Parent Households With Children 9.7% 10.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.8% 90.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 46.1% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.5% 10.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 24.7% 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.1% 13.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.0% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.0% 18.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.0% 14.5%
$15,000 or less 5.6% 10.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,892 $126,881,720 53.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $813 $14,967,330 6.3%
Staff $402 $7,400,820 3.1%
General Administration $411 $7,566,510 3.2%
School Administration $591 $10,880,310 4.6%
Operation $1,111 $20,453,510 8.6%
Transportation $564 $10,383,240 4.4%
Other $308 $5,670,280 2.4%
Total Support $4,199 $77,303,590 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,782 $32,806,620 13.8%
Total Expenditures $12,873 $236,991,930 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,533 $5,764,966,208 47.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $773 $682,292,657 5.6%
Staff $461 $406,838,531 3.3%
General Administration $637 $562,282,642 4.6%
School Administration $675 $595,960,607 4.9%
Operation $1,163 $1,026,410,556 8.4%
Transportation $617 $544,527,777 4.5%
Other $248 $218,423,399 1.8%
Total Support $4,574 $4,036,730,282 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,753 $2,429,732,603 19.9%
Total Expenditures $13,860 $12,231,465,856 100.0%
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%