Mccarter Elementary School

  • Mccarter Elementary School serves 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mccarter Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Mccarter Elementary School's student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mccarter 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 Mccarter Elementary School is 0.69, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank#168 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mccarter Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
12%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Mccarter Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
47%
64%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mccarter Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.690.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mccarter 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

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