Atchison Elementary School

825 N 17th Street
Atchison, KS 66002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Atchison Elementary School serves 843 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Atchison Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

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

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School Overview

Atchison Elementary School's student population of 843 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
843 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
61 teachers
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School Rankings

Atchison Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Atchison Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#763 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
10%
7%
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White
72%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 843 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 50%)

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