Custer Hill Elementary School (Closed 2016)

Custer Hill Elementary School served 219 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-29% (which was lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-39% (which was lower than the Kansas state average of 42%) for the 2014-15 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which was higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
20-29%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(14-15)
30-39%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Custer Hill Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Custer Hill Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
21%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
17%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
47%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Custer Hill Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.70
This chart display the diversity score of Custer Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Custer Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
28%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Custer Hill 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.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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