Briarwood Elementary School

14101 S Brougham Dr
Olathe, KS 66062
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Briarwood Elementary School serves 394 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Briarwood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Briarwood Elementary School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Briarwood 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 Briarwood Elementary School is 0.51, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#319 out of 1265 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
10%
7%
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White
68%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.510.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOlathe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Briarwood Elementary School is Olathe South Senior High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Frontier Trail Middle School (0.2 miles away)
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