Southwest Junior High School

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2511 Inverness Dr

Lawrence, KS 66047

(785) 832-5550

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Grades: 6 - 8

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 650

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Southwest Junior High School

Both of my kids went to Southwest Junior High. It is an exemplary public school.

Posted by a other on 12/11/10

Great school. I went there for three years and I was pleased with the facility, academics, athletics and teachers in the school.

Posted by a student on 01/06/09

There are 4 junior high schools in Lawrence, and Southwest is the best. At first glance, the school may seem large and impersonal. But step inside and you find the students come first.

Posted by a parent on 02/13/08

2005 makes the eighth continuous year our children attended Southwest. This is a superb experience! Our three sons continue to excel in life largely due to the wonderful teaching & curriculum they've experienced at this school. The reading & math programs combine to set an unparalleled standard throughout ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/25/05

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Test scores for Southwest Junior High School

KSA* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Southwest Junior High School
Lawrence School District
* 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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Lawrence schools — Southwest Junior High School is located at 2511 Inverness Dr, Lawrence KS 66047. 2511 Inverness Dr is in the 66047 ZIP code in Lawrence, KS The school district for Southwest Junior High School is the Lawrence School District. Southwest Junior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 6 - 8.
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