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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
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Administration
    grade B+
  7. Sports
    grade B+
  8. Food
    grade C+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade B+

About

21300 COLLEGE BLVD
OLATHE, KS 66061
About Olathe Northwest High School...

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From Olathe Northwest High School

ONW opened its doors in the Fall of 2003 to students of northwest Olathe, as well as students transferring here to participate in one of our two award-winning 21st Century Academies. These are programs developed by the Olathe School District to give students the ability to develop specific skills and interests. The two programs Olathe Northwest hosts are Engineering and e-Communication.

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Olathe Northwest High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
47%
Percent Proficient - Math
37%
Average Graduation Rate
91%
Average SAT
1280
60 responses
Average ACT
27
685 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
$108,077
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,229
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$317,900
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
87%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 79 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 79 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 263 responses
  • Homecoming week
    17%
  • Football games
    16%
  • Pep assemblies
    12%
  • Graduation
    11%
  • Prom
    11%
  • Basketball games
    9%
  • 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
1,908
Free or Reduced Lunch
13%
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 74 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 74 responses
68%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 74 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$55,861
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.3%
76%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 97 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 97 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 97 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
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
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 99 responses
52%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 99 responses
66%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 99 responses

Olathe Northwest High School Reviews

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