512 W Bryant
Almena, KS 67622
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Almena Elementary School serves 55 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Almena Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 55 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Almena Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Almena Elementary School's student population of 55 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
55 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Almena Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Almena Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#543 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21-39%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
91%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Almena Elementary School's ranking?

Almena Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

40-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

How many students attend Almena Elementary School?

55 students attend Almena Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

91% of Almena Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Almena Elementary School?

Almena Elementary School has a student ration of 7:1, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Almena Elementary School offer ?

Almena Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 55 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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