Topeka High School

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4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
56
Grades
9-12 & Ungraded
Students
1,877
Type
Public
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Academics
4/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Math
19%
State avg: 24%
Science
72%
State avg: 80%
Reading
24%
State avg: 32%
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College readiness
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AP course participation
40%
State avg: 12%
Percentage SAT/ACT participation grades 11-12
28%
State avg: 37%
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Equity
Environment
Students
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White
44%
Hispanic
30%
Black
17%
Two or more races
8%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Asian
1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
314 :1
State avg: 418 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
90%
State avg: 87%
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Last modified: June 21, 2017
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