Shawnee Mission West High School

8800 West 85th St, Shawnee, KS 66212 | (913) 993-7800
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,854
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,854 middle and high school students from grades 6-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 8800 W 85th St, Shawnee, KS 66212
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,854
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 108.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 999 (53.9%)
  • Females: 855 (46.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 122 (6.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 336 (18.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 458 (24.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Shawnee Mission West High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Shawnee Mission West High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade20.1%
8th Grade10.05%
9th Grade53829.0%
10th Grade43323.4%
11th Grade46024.8%
12th Grade42022.7%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 23%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:77%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $53,727
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Shawnee Mission West High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$39,29815%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$56,32585%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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