Sumner Academy of Arts & Science Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
74.1
Math Proficiency
2.5
Reading Proficiency
2.5
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 879 Students
  • 56 Teachers

Sumner Academy of Arts & Science
1610 NORTH 8TH ST
KANSAS CITY, KS 66101

Phone: (913) 627-7200

District: Kansas City

Overview

At Sumner Academy of Arts & Science, students have the opportunity to take International Baccalaureate course work and exams. The IB participation rate at Sumner Academy of Arts & Science is 92 percent. The student body makeup is 41 percent male and 59 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 81 percent. Sumner Academy of Arts & Science is 1 of 5 high schools in the Kansas City.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 879
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 81%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 71%
Full-Time Teachers 56

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 48%
Proficient in Math 51%
College Readiness Index 74.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 5
Total Students 5,001
Proficient in Reading (district average) 20%
Proficient in Math (district average) 18%
College Readiness (district average) 39.2

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Nearby Schools

Sumner Academy of Arts & Science is 1 of 5 schools in the Kansas City.

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