10521 W. 129th St.
Overland Park, KS 66213
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Cottonwood Point Elementary School serves 378 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Cottonwood Point Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 378 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Cottonwood Point Elementary School's student population of 378 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
378 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Cottonwood Point Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Point Elementary School is 0.46, 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
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#7 out of 1267 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
60-64%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
70-74%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
72%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cottonwood Point Elementary School's ranking?

Cottonwood Point Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest overall rank (Top 1%), Highest math proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%).

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

60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

How many students attend Cottonwood Point Elementary School?

378 students attend Cottonwood Point Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

72% of Cottonwood Point Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Asian, 9% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Cottonwood Point Elementary School?

Cottonwood Point Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Cottonwood Point Elementary School offer ?

Cottonwood Point Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Cottonwood Point Elementary School part of?

Cottonwood Point Elementary School is part of Blue Valley School District.

School Reviews

5   4/2/2008
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.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - zbaby

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 378 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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