John Fiske Elementary School

  • John Fiske Elementary School serves 1,060 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 39:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • John Fiske Elementary School's student population of 1,060 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,060 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#1062 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio39:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
69%
19%
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Black
11%
7%
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White
12%
65%
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in John Fiske Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.500.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKansas City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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