1747 N Andover Rd
Andover, KS 67002
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Cottonwood Elementary School serves 391 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Cottonwood Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 60% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Cottonwood Elementary School's student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
391 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Cottonwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Cottonwood Elementary School is 0.34, which is less 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
#149 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
81%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
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: 391 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Top 50%)

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