Derby Hills Elementary School

  • Derby Hills Elementary School serves 527 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 45% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Derby Hills Elementary School's student population of 527 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students527 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Derby Hills Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Derby Hills Elementary School is 0.42, which is more 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#214 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Derby Hills 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Derby Hills 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Derby Hills Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Derby Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Derby Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Derby Hills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
75%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Derby Hills 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
9%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Derby Hills Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.420.31
This chart display the diversity score of Derby Hills 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
17%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Derby Hills 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
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Derby Hills 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 NameDerby School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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