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Olathe Northwest High School
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  • Public
  • OLATHE, KS

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Diversity
    grade B
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Administration
    grade A minus
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade B minus
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B

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Olathe Northwest High School is a highly rated, public school located in OLATHE, KS. It has 1,859 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 17 to 1. According to state test scores, 50% of students are at least proficient in math and 53% in reading.

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Olathe Northwest High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
53%
Percent Proficient - Math
50%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
1280
74 responses
Average ACT
27
743 responses
AP Enrollment
38%

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Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$100,849
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$1,138
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$273,600
National
$244,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 74 responses
Poll
81%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 74 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 238 responses
  • Homecoming week
    17%
  • Football games
    16%
  • Pep assemblies
    13%
  • Graduation
    11%
  • Prom
    11%
  • Basketball games
    10%
  • Bonfire
    8%

Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,859
Free or Reduced Lunch
14%
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 69 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 69 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 69 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
17:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$55,861
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.3%
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 92 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 92 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 92 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$11,325 / year
National
$12,239
88%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 94 responses
51%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 94 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 94 responses

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