Alta Brown Elementary School

  • Alta Brown Elementary School serves 390 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

Alta Brown Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Alta Brown Elementary School's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alta Brown Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alta Brown Elementary School is 0.38, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#815 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alta Brown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alta Brown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
77%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alta Brown Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Alta Brown Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
17%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alta Brown Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alta Brown Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.380.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alta Brown Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarden City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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