Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified

130 N Greeley
Lucas, KS 67648
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified serves 145 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified's student population of 145 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students145 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,265 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified is 0.15, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#279 out of 1265 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
92%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.150.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSylvan Grove School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified is Sylvan-lucas Unified Junior Senior (8.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilson Elementary School (16.7 miles away)
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