Marion Springs Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Marion Springs Elementary School served 67 students in grades 1-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥90% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was ≥90% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 87%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students67 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Marion Springs Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥90%
84%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥90%
87%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marion Springs 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
97%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marion Springs Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.060.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Marion Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marion Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaldwin City School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marion Springs Elementary School is Baldwin High School (8.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Baldwin Junior High School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Baldwin Elementary Primary Center (7.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baldwin City Baldwin Elementary Primary Center
    Grades: PK-2 | 358 students
    7.0 miles
    500 Lawrence Street
    Baldwin City, KS 66006
    (785) 594-2444
    7 PK-2 358
  • Baldwin City Baldwin Elementary Intermediate Center Math: 37% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 304 students
    7.3 miles
    100 Bullpup Drive
    Baldwin City, KS 66006
    (785) 594-2446
    7.3 3-5 304
  • Baldwin City Baldwin High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
    8.1 miles
    415 Eisenhower
    Baldwin City, KS 66006
    (785) 594-2725
    8.1 9-12 440
  • Baldwin City Baldwin Junior High School Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 313 students
    8.2 miles
    400 Eisenhower
    Baldwin City, KS 66006
    (785) 594-2448
    8.2 6-8 313
  • Pomona Appanoose Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 188 students
    9.3 miles
    600 Shawnee Road
    Pomona, KS 66076
    (785) 566-3386
    9.3 PK-5 188
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