Douglass Elementary School

1310 N 9th Street
Kansas City, KS 66101
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 258 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Douglass Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 32%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50% in KS
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Douglass Elementary School's student population of 258 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
258 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Douglass Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,280 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Douglass Elementary School is 0.48, 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.
This School
State Level (KS)
#1219 out of 1280 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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6-9%
29%
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10-14%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Douglass 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 2021-22 school year data.
11-19%
31%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
69%
21%
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Black
21%
6%
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White
3%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.48
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Douglass Elementary School's ranking?
Douglass Elementary School is ranked #1219 out of 1,280 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
What schools are Douglass Elementary School often compared to?
Douglass Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Banneker Elementary School, Bertram Caruthers Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% KS state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% KS state average).
How many students attend Douglass Elementary School?
258 students attend Douglass Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Douglass Elementary School students are Hispanic, 21% of students are Black, 4% of students are Asian, 3% of students are White, and 3% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Douglass Elementary School?
Douglass Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Douglass Elementary School offer ?
Douglass Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Douglass Elementary School part of?
Douglass Elementary School is part of Kansas City School District.
In what neighborhood is Douglass Elementary School located?
Douglass Elementary School is located in the Northeast neighborhood of Kansas City, KS. There are 6 other public schools located in Northeast.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 258 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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