Madison Elementary School

800 W. Madison St.
Gardner, KS 66030
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Madison Elementary School serves 588 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Madison Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) 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 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Madison Elementary School's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Madison Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Madison Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#177 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
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White
88%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.220.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGardner Edgerton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Madison Elementary School is Gardner Edgerton High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wheatridge Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sunflower Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gardner Gardner Edgerton High School Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,593 student
    0.3 miles
    425 N. Waverly Road
    Gardner, KS 66030
    (913) 856-2600
    0.3 9-12 1,593
  • Gardner Sunflower Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-4 | 385 students
    0.8 miles
    775 North Center
    Gardner, KS 66030
    (913) 856-3700
    0.8 PK-4 385
  • Gardner Gardner Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 319 students
    1.0 miles
    218 E Shawnee
    Gardner, KS 66030
    (913) 856-3300
    1 PK-4 319
  • Gardner Grand Star Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 443 students
    1.1 miles
    401 East Grand Street
    Gardner, KS 66030
    (913) 856-3750
    1.1 PK-4 443
  • Gardner Wheatridge Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 543 students
    1.1 miles
    318 E. Washington Street
    Gardner, KS 66030
    (913) 856-2900
    1.1 5-8 543

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