Cottonwood Point Elementary School

  • Cottonwood Point Elementary School serves 361 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Cottonwood Point Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cottonwood Point Elementary School's student population of 361 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cottonwood Point Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cottonwood Point Elementary School is 0.43, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#29 out of 1267 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
20%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
74%
64%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cottonwood Point Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.430.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cottonwood Point Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlue Valley School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Cottonwood Point is a wonderful school that has very encouraging teachers that students can really connect with. The teachers really help enrich students lives on and off school property.
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