Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 261 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 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 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 261 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students261 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Central Elementary School is 0.15, 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#1118 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Central Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Central 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Central 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Central Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
92%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
6%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.150.54
This chart display the diversity score of Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDodge City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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