Cottonwood Elementary School

  • Cottonwood Elementary School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Cottonwood Elementary School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students471 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Cottonwood Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cottonwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cottonwood Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cottonwood Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cottonwood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cottonwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cottonwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
90%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cottonwood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cottonwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.190.31
This chart display the diversity score of Cottonwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cottonwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cottonwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaola School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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