Central Heights Elementary School

  • Central Heights Elementary School serves 284 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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.
  • Central Heights Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Central Heights Elementary School's student population of 284 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students284 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Heights Elementary School is 0.12, 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#128 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Central Heights 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 Heights Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
94%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Central Heights Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.120.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Heights School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Central Heights Elementary School is Central Heights High School (0.0 miles away)
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