Jennie Barker Elementary School

5585 N Jennie Barker Rd
Garden City, KS 67846
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Jennie Barker Elementary School serves 138 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Jennie Barker Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Jennie Barker Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Jennie Barker Elementary School's student population of 138 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Jennie Barker Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Jennie Barker Elementary School is 0.54, which is equal to 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
#225 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
54%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
42%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.540.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarden City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jennie Barker Elementary School is Garden City Alternate Education Center (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kenneth Henderson Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bernadine Sitts Intermediate Center (3.0 miles away)
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