Gordon Parks Academy
Gordon Parks Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 5%)
Gordon Parks Academy's student population of 411 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
|School Type||Magnet School|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||411 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||32 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Gordon Parks Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Gordon Parks Academy is 0.52, 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
|#1203 out of 1265 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||14:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Wichita School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Gordon Parks Academy is Northeast Magnet High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brooks Magnet Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mueller Aerospace/engineering Discovery Magne (0.4 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Wichita Mueller Aerospace/engineering Discovery Magne Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
2500 E 18th
Wichita, KS 67214
(316) 973-8300 0.4 PK-5 481
- Wichita Isely Traditional Magnet Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
5256 N Woodlawn
Wichita, KS 67220
(316) 973-8200 0.9 PK-5 525
- Wichita Brooks Magnet Middle School Grades: 6-8 | 547 students
3802 E 27th N
Wichita, KS 67220
(316) 973-6450 1.1 6-8 547
- Wichita Northeast Magnet High School Grades: 9-12 | 692 students
5550 N Lycee
Wichita, KS 67226
(316) 973-2300 1.1 9-12 692
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