Avondale West Elementary School

  • Avondale West Elementary School serves 229 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Avondale West Elementary School's student population of 229 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avondale West Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Avondale West 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#616 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avondale West 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)30-34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avondale West 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 Ratio11:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Avondale West Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Avondale West Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
26%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Avondale West Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
19%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Avondale West Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
42%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Avondale West 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
12%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avondale West 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 Avondale West 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
59%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Avondale West 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
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avondale West 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 NameTopeka Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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