2500 Wood
Kansas City, KS 66104
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Chelsea Elementary School serves 707 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Chelsea 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Chelsea Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Chelsea Elementary School's student population of 707 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
707 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
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School Rankings

Chelsea Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Chelsea Elementary School is 0.61, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1184 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
57%
20%
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Black
24%
7%
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White
4%
64%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.61
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 707 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61 (Top 20%)

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