Belle Plaine Elementary School

  • Belle Plaine Elementary School serves 261 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 40-44% (which is higher 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 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Belle Plaine Elementary School's student population of 261 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Belle Plaine Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Belle Plaine Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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#900 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Belle Plaine 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
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Belle Plaine Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Belle Plaine Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
90%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Belle Plaine 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
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Belle Plaine Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.190.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Belle Plaine 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 NameBelle Plaine School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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