Topeka West High School

2001 Sw Fairlawn Rd, Topeka, KS 66604 | (785) 438-4000
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,087
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,087 high school students from grades 9-12
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,087
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 66.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 553 (50.9%)
  • Females: 534 (49.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 99 (9.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 346 (31.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 445 (40.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Topeka West High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian191.7%
Black17215.8%
Asian111.0%
Hispanic12911.9%
White68863.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Topeka West High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade29527.1%
10th Grade25623.6%
11th Grade26624.5%
12th Grade23721.8%
Ungraded333.0%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 58%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:42%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 17 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,113
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Topeka West High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,81915%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,75385%
Source: KS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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