Olathe Northwest High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,319
College Readiness Index
27.3
Math Proficiency
4.0
Reading Proficiency
4.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,708 Students
  • 104 Teachers

Olathe Northwest High School
21300 COLLEGE BLVD
OLATHE, KS 66061

Phone: (913) 780-7150

District: Olathe

Overview

Olathe Northwest High School is ranked 4th within Kansas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Olathe Northwest High School is 36 percent. The student body makeup is 55 percent male and 45 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 23 percent. Olathe Northwest High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Olathe.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1319
State Rank
#4

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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 1,708
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 23%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 15%
Full-Time Teachers 104

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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 97%
Proficient in Math 94%
College Readiness Index 27.3

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 4
Total Students 7,830
Proficient in Reading (district average) 95%
Proficient in Math (district average) 90%
College Readiness (district average) 21.6

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