Hiawatha Elementary School

600 Miami
Hiawatha, KS 66434
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Hiawatha Elementary School serves 402 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Hiawatha 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 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Hiawatha Elementary School's student population of 402 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Hiawatha Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Hiawatha Elementary School is 0.38, 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
#447 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
78%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.380.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHiawatha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hiawatha Elementary School is Hiawatha Senior High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hiawatha Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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