Leavenworth Sr High School

2012 10th Ave, Leavenworth, KS 66048 | (913) 684-1550
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,327
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1.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,327 high school students from grades 9-12
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details
  • Leavenworth School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,421
  • Graduation Rate: 85.2%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.5%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.0
  • Enrolled Students: 3,841

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,327
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 77.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 687 (51.8%)
  • Females: 640 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 84 (6.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 459 (34.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 543 (40.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Leavenworth Sr High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian90.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Leavenworth Sr High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade31023.4%
10th Grade30422.9%
11th Grade36027.1%
12th Grade35326.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 45%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:55%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,289
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Leavenworth Sr High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,95930%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,18771%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 1.5

1.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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3 reviews for Leavenworth Sr High School

  • Reviewed by Student on November 01, 2009
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • As a new student to the district, I am pleased to find another Highschool with at least HALF of my expectations.
    LHS staff seems to punish much too often. Rather than solving the problem, they seem to like make more of one.
    Personally I have yet to get ISS, suspension, or saturday school... but I am feeling it's right along the corner. I know I am not a bad kid, but bad luck is ALWAYS on my side... Whether it's a misunderstanding or I'm not even involved. I'm sure the overpowered staff will get me kicked OUT if I do not speak up.

    extra note... I almost got Saturday School for being NEW. As I had an F in my GYM class as of the first day, due to me not being at school the first half of the month.

    Overall I am displeased, but LHS is much better than my previous schools in Olathe and Lees Summit.
    By far, third best high school I have attended.
    (OUT OF 6)
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 25, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am very disappointed with Leavenworth High School. They seem to be a poor school and the teachers do not seem to care to make a difference with the kids. Suspend the, stick them in ISS, or give them a Saturday school. The vice principals come from the same mentalityand their professionalism leaves a LOT to be desired. Thank goodness I am out of this school district in January. I have never had such a poor and negative experience with a school until my daughter started attending this school.
  • Reviewed by Student on June 16, 2009
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • What can I say? As someone who actually attends LHS, I feel I must be honest. I love LHS. Sure, the food in the Caf sucks. A LOT of the people here are glorified "gangstas" who would wet their pants if they ever met a real "gangsta." Our football and baseball team sucks (but our basketball is pretty good). Most of the teachers are either creepers or people who just don't care how we do. But the few at LHS, the small amount of teachers, the 10 percent or so of the student body that can hold a conversation consisting of more that three words, make this place worth it. Yes, the air conditioning only works in a third of the school, and yes, only in the wintertime... but LHS has a (mostly) diverse student body. Lansing may beat us in quality of living, but at least *some* of our people are real.

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