701 Lee Street
Manhattan, KS 66502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Lee Elementary School serves 490 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Lee Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 46% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Lee Elementary School's student population of 490 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
490 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Lee Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Lee Elementary School is 0.64, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#282 out of 1267 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
20%
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Black
13%
7%
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White
57%
64%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 490 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 20%)

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