14600 Lamar Ave.
Overland Park, KS 66223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Lakewood Elementary School serves 562 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Lakewood Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 77% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Lakewood Elementary School's student population of 562 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 26% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Lakewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Lakewood Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#5 out of 1267 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
69%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
77%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
33%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
7%
7%
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White
51%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Lakewood Elementary School's ranking?

Lakewood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest overall rank (Top 1%), Highest math proficiency (Top 1%) and Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 1%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 77% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

How many students attend Lakewood Elementary School?

562 students attend Lakewood Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

51% of Lakewood Elementary School students are White, 33% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Lakewood Elementary School?

Lakewood Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Lakewood Elementary School offer ?

Lakewood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5

What school district is Lakewood Elementary School part of?

Lakewood Elementary School is part of Blue Valley School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 562 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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