Lee'S Summit West High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,700
College Readiness Index
22.5
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,729 Students
  • 101 Teachers

Lee'S Summit West High
2600 SW WARD RD
LEE'S SUMMIT, MO 64082

Phone: (816) 986-4000

District: Lee'S Summit R-VII

Overview

Lee'S Summit West High is ranked 13th within Missouri. Students have the opportunity to take International Baccalaureate course work and exams. The IB participation rate at Lee'S Summit West High is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 21 percent. Lee'S Summit West High is 1 of 3 high schools in the Lee'S Summit R-VII.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1700
State Rank
#13

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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 1,729
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 21%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 11%
Full-Time Teachers 101

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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 English 92%
Proficient in Algebra 72%
College Readiness Index 22.5

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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 3
Total Students 5,517
Proficient in English (district average) 87%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 67%
College Readiness (district average) 21.0

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Nearby Schools

Lee'S Summit West High is 1 of 3 schools in the Lee'S Summit R-VII.

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