Christa Mcauliffe Academy

2055 S 143rd E
Wichita, KS 67230
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 879 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Christa Mcauliffe Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 28%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 879 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • : Bottom 50% in KS
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Christa Mcauliffe Academy's student population of 879 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
879 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Christa Mcauliffe Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Christa Mcauliffe Academy is 0.77, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
#870 out of 1264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20%
28%
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30%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
28%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
21%
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Black
12%
6%
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White
34%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
8%
6%
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0.77
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
10%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Christa Mcauliffe Academy's ranking?
Christa Mcauliffe Academy is ranked #870 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
What schools are Christa Mcauliffe Academy often compared to?
Christa Mcauliffe Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Seltzer Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 30% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend Christa Mcauliffe Academy?
879 students attend Christa Mcauliffe Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
34% of Christa Mcauliffe Academy students are White, 28% of students are Asian, 16% of students are Hispanic, 12% of students are Black, 8% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Christa Mcauliffe Academy?
Christa Mcauliffe Academy has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Christa Mcauliffe Academy offer ?
Christa Mcauliffe Academy offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Christa Mcauliffe Academy part of?
Christa Mcauliffe Academy is part of Wichita School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 879 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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