Sowers Alternative High School

2400 Wassall, Wichita, KS 67216
(316) 973-1600
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Public Grades 9-12 83 students Unknown students/teacher

Test Scores by grade

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61%
84%
23%
73%
89%
19%
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85%

Kansas State Assessments (KSA)

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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Wichita School District average
  • Kansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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80%

Kansas State Assessments (KSA)

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.
  • This school in 2012
  • Wichita School District average
  • Kansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Sowers Alternative High School is a public high school in Wichita. 83 students attend Sowers Alternative High School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 94% of the 83 students here have subsidized lunches. Chisholm Life Skills Center is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 45% 36%
Black, non-Hispanic 23% 19%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% 1%
Multiracial 19% 8%
Hispanic 11% 31%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 5%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 94% 75%

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