Sumner Academy of Arts & Science Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#64
College Readiness Index
83.5
Math Proficiency
3.6
Reading Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 864 Students
  • 51 Teachers

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

Phone: (913) 627-7200

District: Kansas City

Overview

Sumner Academy of Arts & Science is ranked 1st within Kansas. Students have the opportunity to take International Baccalaureate course work and exams. The IB participation rate at Sumner Academy of Arts & Science is 95 percent. The student body makeup is 40 percent male and 60 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 80 percent. Sumner Academy of Arts & Science is 1 of 6 high schools in the Kansas City.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#64
State Rank
#1
Magnet Rank
#22

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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 864
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 80%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 69%
Full-Time Teachers 51

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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 N/A
Proficient in Math 94%
College Readiness Index 83.5

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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 6
Total Students 5,404
Proficient in Reading (district average) 71%
Proficient in Math (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 42.4

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