Bluemont Elementary School

  • Bluemont Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bluemont Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Bluemont Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Bluemont Elementary School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bluemont Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Bluemont Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank#336 out of 1265 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
20%
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Black
9%
7%
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White
62%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bluemont Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.580.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManhattan-Ogden School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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