Maude Bishop Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • Maude Bishop Elementary School served 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 30-34% (which was lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Maude Bishop Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Kansas state average of 36%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students300 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Maude Bishop Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Maude Bishop Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#865 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maude Bishop 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Maude Bishop Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Maude Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
22%
20%
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Black
26%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Maude Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
41%
64%
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Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Maude Bishop Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.710.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maude Bishop Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTopeka School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Maude Bishop Elementary School is Avondale West (1.4 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jardine Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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