Weir Elementary School

303 South Humbert,

Weir, KS, 66781-0308

Tel: (620)396-8211
Grades: PK-7

135 students

Weir Elementary School serves 135 students in grades PK-7.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Weir Elementary School operates within the Cherokee School District.

Overview

The student population of 135 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-7
Total Students 135 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has increased by 139% over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
12:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
16%
Black
1%
7%
White
94%
68%
Unknown
3%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.12
0.51
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program. 58%
38%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
10%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 693 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Cherokee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
n/a
Number of Students Managed 693
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South East High School (3.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pittsburg Middle School (8.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Geo E Nettels Elementary School (7.4 miles away)
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