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  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. College Prep
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B-
  6. Health & Safety
    A-
  7. Administration
    B-
  8. Sports
    B
  9. Food
    C+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C+
Baldwin High School is an above average, public school located in Baldwin City, KS. It has 452 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 32% of students are at least proficient in math and 32% in reading.

Baldwin High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
32%
Percent Proficient - Math
32%
Average Graduation Rate
87%
Average SAT
Average ACT
26
77 responses
AP Enrollment
14%

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Living in the Area
  1. Cost of Living
    B
  2. Good for Families
    A-
  3. Housing
    B
Median Household Income
$58,721
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$915
National
$949
Median Home Value
$168,400
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
82%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.11 responses
Poll
55%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 17 responses
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  • The bash
    41%
  • After prom
    29%
  • We don't have school the Monday after Easter!
    12%
  • Homecoming
    6%
  • Pep rallies
    6%
  • Spirit Week
    6%

Students

Diversity
C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
452
Free or Reduced Lunch
29%
92%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.13 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.13 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.13 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$38,174
Teachers in First/Second Year
5.9%
35%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.17 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.17 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.17 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$9,876/ year
National
$12,239
53%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.15 responses
7%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.15 responses
47%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.15 responses
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Baldwin High School is a very unique community of enthusiastic teachers and class mates. For example, Baldwin High School students love to go beyond the expectations of teachers or classmates by implementing a sense of “belonging somewhere”. This small city I love to call my home may look demeaning and wimpy but, this small city holds generations of local tradition.
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Baldwin is best for kids who are involved in athletics. It's okay for kids interested in the arts, and bad for the kids who use high school as a place to experiment with their interests. Teachers were often mediocre at best. The school doesn't really prepare kids for college or life after high school. I graduated with no idea how to apply to schools or scholarships, jobs, or how to file taxes.
I went moved to Baldwin when I was 5, and transferred to their schools in 4th grade. Baldwin is a very small school, so everyone knows everyone. Many family bonds have been passed down to their children. I have made ever lasting relationships, and memories in this town. The school work at Baldwin High is manageable, and I sometimes wish that we had harder criteria. I have got a lot of support for many staff members in my choice to graduate a year early. I wish that Baldwin High made it easier to get in contact with grades above you. I would have taken a lot away from knowing some inside from upperclassmen. Our Baldwin schools are unique. We have great teacher, which many grew up around here. I love the sense of family and community that I gather from my school. The one thing that I would change, is the ability to get in contact with positive upperclassman to help us with problems or situations. I will never forget the relationships I have gained from Baldwin.