Shawnee Mission South High School



Shawnee Mission South High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Shawnee Mission South High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 351
10 344
11 340
12 298
UG 10

Shawnee Mission South High School is a public high school of the Shawnee Mission Public School District located in Shawnee Mission, KS. It has 1,343 students in grades 9th through 12th. Shawnee Mission South High School is the 35th largest public high school in Kansas and the 3,929th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,343
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 80.8

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Shawnee Mission South High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 686
(51%)
6,313
(51%)
 Female 657
(49%)
5,979
(49%)

Shawnee Mission South High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 922
(69%)
8,459
(69%)
 Hispanic 178
(13%)
1,784
(15%)
 Black 118
(9%)
1,043
(8%)
 Two or More 66
(5%)
575
(5%)
 Asian 56
(4%)
361
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
46
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Shawnee Mission South High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 997
(74%)
8,523
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 249
(19%)
2,873
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 97
(7%)
896
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Shawnee Mission South High School is ranked 44th out of 0 ranked schools in Kansas, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Shawnee Mission South High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.8%) is lower than the state average of 43.1%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Shawnee Mission South High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1749
2006 1665
2007 1623
2008 1525
2009 1492
2010 1448
2011 1420
2012 1343

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 14.1
2007 15.9
2008 14.4
2009 16
2010 16.4
2011 15.7
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.081189251000572
2006 0.089489489489489
2007 0.11028958718423
2008 0.16655737704918
2009 0.20040214477212
2010 0.22859116022099
2011 0.25140845070423
2012 0.25763216679077

Compare Shawnee Mission South High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,309.6% 13.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.8%
 
State Average 43.1%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Shawnee Mission South High School
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public 09 - 12 1,343 16.6:1  
Accelerated Schools of Overland Park
Overland Park, KS
Private 01 - 12 95 10:1 1 miles
Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy
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Private KG - 12 246 7:1 2 miles
Indian Woods Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 696 16:1 2 miles
The Barstow School
Kansas City, MO
Private PK - 12 687 10:1 3 miles
Blue Valley North High School
Overland Park, KS
Public 09 - 12 1,549 17.7:1 3 miles
Rockhurst High School
Kansas City, MO
Private 09 - 12 1,089 15:1 3 miles
Notre Dame De Sion School
Kansas City, MO
Private PK - 12 704 11:1 4 miles
Lutheran High School of Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
Private 09 - 12 109 10:1 4 miles
Kansas City Christian School
Prairie Village, KS
Private KG - 12 422 16:1 4 miles
Westridge Middle School
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public 07 - 08 938 16.1:1 4 miles
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