Kensler Elementary School

  • Kensler Elementary School serves 614 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 38% (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 37% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Kensler Elementary School's student population of 614 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kensler Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kensler Elementary School is 0.63, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#513 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kensler Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kensler Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Kensler Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Kensler Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
35%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Kensler Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Kensler Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
50%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Kensler Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kensler Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.630.54
This chart display the diversity score of Kensler Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kensler Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kensler 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 NameWichita School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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