Topeka High School

800 Sw 10th St, Topeka, KS 66612 | (785) 295-3150
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,835
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4 out of 5 | 8 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,835 high school students from grades 9-12
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,835
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 92.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 905 (49.3%)
  • Females: 930 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 193 (10.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 989 (53.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,182 (64.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Topeka High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian482.6%
Black39521.5%
Asian150.8%
Hispanic41222.5%
White90849.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Topeka High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade50527.5%
10th Grade45724.9%
11th Grade38821.1%
12th Grade33318.1%
Ungraded1528.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 54%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:46%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 16 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,365
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Topeka High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,80514%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,64186%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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4 out of 5 | 8 Reviews
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8 reviews for Topeka High School

  • Reviewed by Student on August 15, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Best school ever... Always remember your destiny is in your own hands, so if you fail it's because you chose to, not because someone made you! THS is the BEST!
  • Reviewed by Student on December 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • topeka high is the worst school ever. the teachers don't care about the students. they are just there for a paycheck
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 28, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school failed to let me know about my Daughters truancy until it was too late and when I would call to let them know she was sick they did not excuse it and when I called back to straighten out the problem they finally admitted they had made the mistake. Also they are way7 way too many bad influences at public schools which is why I am looking into private christian type schools for my Daughter
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on September 20, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Topeka High is the best school i think i've ever gone to! I have good grades in there unlike middle school! that have a lot of althletic sports to offer us. They have soccer, vollyball, basketball, softball,
    football, track. They also offer us clubs as in S.R.O, cheerleading, flagteam, drillteam ect. so now u have a little (just a little) taste of my school Topeka High.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 04, 2006
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Topeka High School has a tradition of excellent administration and faculty. The students who attended and who attend this school are exposed to the very best in opportunities to enlarge their personal growth and educational opportunities. Look at the alumni from Topeka High School and a most impressive list of high achievers will interest you. The students who are now attending and will graduate from Topeka High School will carry on with accomplishment, gratitude, and binding ties impossible to enumerate.

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