4948 Sw Wanamaker
Topeka, KS 66610
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Jay Shideler Elementary School serves 538 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Jay Shideler Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Jay Shideler Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

Jay Shideler Elementary School's student population of 538 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Jay Shideler Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Jay Shideler Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#70 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
81%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Students: 538 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Top 50%)

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