Jennie Wilson Elementary School

  • Jennie Wilson Elementary School serves 673 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Jennie Wilson Elementary School's student population of 673 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jennie Wilson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has increased from 39:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jennie Wilson Elementary School is 0.49, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#415 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio40:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
68%
19%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
22%
65%
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jennie Wilson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.490.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jennie Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGarden City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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