Frank Layden Elementary School

200 E Lanyon
Frontenac, KS 66763
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Frank Layden Elementary School serves 489 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Frank Layden Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Frank Layden Elementary School's student population of 489 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Frank Layden Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Frank Layden Elementary School is 0.13, 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 Testing Rank
#372 out of 1265 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
93%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.130.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFrontenac School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Frank Layden Elementary School is Frontenac Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Frontenac Junior High School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Frontenac Frontenac Senior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 271 students
    0.0 miles
    201 S. Crawford
    Frontenac, KS 66763
    (620) 231-7550
    0 9-12 271
  • Frontenac Frontenac Junior High School Math: 24% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 230 students
    0.1 miles
    208 S. Cayuga
    Frontenac, KS 66763
    (620) 232-6370
    0.1 6-8 230
  • Pittsburg Meadowlark Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 371 students
    2.0 miles
    1602 East 20th
    Pittsburg, KS 66762
    (620) 235-3130
    2 K-5 371
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 655 students
    2.5 miles
    1310 N. Broadway
    Pittsburg, KS 66762
    (620) 235-3240
    2.5 6-8 655
  • Pittsburg Pittsburg High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 930 students
    3.1 miles
    1978 East 4th
    Pittsburg, KS 66762
    (620) 235-3200
    3.1 9-12 930

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