The discipline level and climate of learning at this school had really turned around over the last 2 years. I'd place it as one of the top middle schools in the district.
About This School
Derrick Thomas Junior Academy is a charter middle school in Kansas City. The principal of Derrick Thomas Junior Academy is Mr. Nehemiah Thomas, whose e-mail is Nehemiah.Thomas@Derrickthomasacademy.Org. 343 students go to Derrick Thomas Junior Academy and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and White, non-Hispanic. 97% of the 343 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Derrick Thomas Junior Academy is 17:1. George B. Longan French Magnet is one of the nearest middle schools.
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|Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program||97%||81%|
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