15600 W 83rd St
Lenexa, KS 66219
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School serves 382 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher 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 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School's student population of 382 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is 0.40, which is less 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#73 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
7%
7%
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White
77%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.40
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School's ranking?

Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 33% KS state average), while 64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 37% KS state average).

How many students attend Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School?

382 students attend Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

77% of Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School?

Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School offer ?

Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

What school district is Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School part of?

Christa Mcauliffe Elementary School is part of Shawnee Mission Public School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 382 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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