Christa Mcauliffe Academy

  • Christa Mcauliffe Academy serves 749 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Christa Mcauliffe Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

Christa Mcauliffe Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Christa Mcauliffe Academy's student population of 749 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students749 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Christa Mcauliffe Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,268 schools in Kansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Christa Mcauliffe Academy is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#524 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Christa Mcauliffe Academy 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
28%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
19%
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Black
8%
7%
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White
42%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Christa Mcauliffe Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Christa Mcauliffe Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.720.31
This chart display the diversity score of Christa Mcauliffe Academy and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Christa Mcauliffe Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWichita School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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