Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School

1221 E Galena Suite 329
Wichita, KS 67216
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School serves 37 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School's student population of 37 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students37 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School 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 Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School is 0.65, which is more 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
#1057 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
20%
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Black
27%
7%
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White
51%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.650.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWichita School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Greiffenstein Alternative Elementary School is South High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wells Alternative Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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