210 W 6th
Selden, KS 67757
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Golden Plains Elementary School serves 91 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Golden Plains Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Golden Plains Elementary School's student population of 91 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
91 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
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School Rankings

Golden Plains Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Golden Plains Elementary School is 0.45, 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 Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#425 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
31%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
White
68%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 91 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 32%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Top 50%)

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