500 Ne 83rd St
Kansas City, MO 64118
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Gashland Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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Gashland Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

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School Overview

Gashland Elementary School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Gashland Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (MO)
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
17%
7%
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Black
10%
16%
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White
63%
71%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 269 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 20% in MO)

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