Apache Elementary School

  • Apache Elementary School serves 596 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (which is equal to the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 36% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • Apache Elementary School's student population of 596 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students596 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Apache Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Apache Elementary School is 0.71, 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#651 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Apache 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)
36%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Apache 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 Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Apache Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
23%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
36%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Apache 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
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Apache Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.710.31
This chart display the diversity score of Apache Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Apache Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Apache 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 NameShawnee Mission Pub Sch School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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