Bern Elementary School (Closed 2013)

416 Jilson St Box 144
Bern, KS
Bern Elementary School served 87 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥90% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥90% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 86%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students87 students
This chart display total students of Bern Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Bern Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
≥90%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bern 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
≥90%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bern 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bern Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
12%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bern Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bern Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
85%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bern Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bern Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.270.54
This chart display the diversity score of Bern Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrairie Hills School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bern Elementary School is Nemaha Central High School (10.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Nemaha Central Elementary And Middle School (10.3 miles away)
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