Northwest Middle School

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2400 N 18th St

Kansas City, KS 66104

(913) 627-4000

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 9

Parent Reviews

7 Parent Reviews for Northwest Middle School

My son went to this school and another relative is currently attending , all I can say is that the teachers care about the students and seem to find non-traditional ways to enlighten students on subject matters. The support staff(community rep, para's and recovery room instructor)are simply the best. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/20/11

My younger siblings attend this school and I must say I don't find it the least bit suitable for them. We're originally from California and I have to say we had a slight culture shock when we moved over here. Even though they have the highest grades in the school, the level of education is near the standards ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 04/27/09

I think that this school struggles with a balance of discipline and compassion. The teachers are hard on students when they need to show compassion, and easy on them when it is time to discipline them. My daughter was to be there this year for 8th grade, and we made a decision together based on the ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/02/08

Northwest Middle School staff and students are very hard working and the school is getting better daily. In the 07-08 school year Northwest was the ONLY middle school in the district to make AYP in both Reading and Math. That speaks volumes about the school. They are really working hard to make Northwest ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/31/08

it is awful and the teachers dnt even help

Posted by a parent on 02/25/08

My two boys go up to the school, adn I honestly asked 'Do you like your school'. The reponse truelly amazed me 'Yes, Mama'. Not too suprising though the school as a 'ok' reputation the teacher 'really' do care adn there Princpal is wonderful helping out when adn where ever she can.

Posted by a parent on 09/15/05

It has its good and bad points but I could not picture myself going anywhere else. It is okay and think that others would like it up there.

Posted by a student on 02/25/04

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Test scores for Northwest Middle School

KSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Northwest Middle School
Kansas City Usd 500
* In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Kansas City schools — Northwest Middle School is located at 2400 N 18th St, Kansas City KS 66104. 2400 N 18th St is in the 66104 ZIP code in Kansas City, KS The school district for Northwest Middle School is the Kansas City Usd 500. Northwest Middle School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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