James Enders Elementary School

  • James Enders Elementary School serves 456 students in grades Prekindergarten-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 25% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • James Enders 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 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

James Enders Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • James Enders Elementary School's student population of 456 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students456 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James Enders 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 James Enders Elementary School is 0.68, 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#995 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)
25%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
20%
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Black
17%
7%
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White
50%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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Diversity Score0.680.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
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

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