Lawrence South Jr High School

2734 Louisiana St, Lawrence, KS 66046 | (785) 832-5450
  • Grades: 7-9
  • Student Enrollment: 565
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 565 middle and high school students from grades 7-9
School District Details
  • Lawrence School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,279
  • Graduation Rate: 79.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 10,767

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 565
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 287 (50.8%)
  • Females: 278 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 59 (10.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 180 (31.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 239 (42.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Lawrence South Jr High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian325.7%
Black458.0%
Asian203.5%
Hispanic5810.3%
White37366.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Lawrence South Jr High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade17631.2%
8th Grade20335.9%
9th Grade18632.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 58%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:43%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,503
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Lawrence South Jr High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,18623%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,62778%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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