Meadows Elementary School

  • Meadows Elementary School serves 560 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Meadows 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Meadows Elementary School's student population of 560 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students560 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Meadows Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Meadows Elementary School is 0.72, 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#772 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
29%
20%
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Black
16%
7%
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White
39%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Meadows Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.720.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Meadows 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

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Topeka Topeka High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,698 student
    0.9 miles
    800 Sw 10th St
    Topeka, KS 66612
    (785) 295-3150
    0.9 9-12 1,698
  • Topeka Lowman Hill Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
    1.1 miles
    1101 Sw Garfield Ave
    Topeka, KS 66604
    (785) 235-7060
    1.1 PK-5 312
  • Topeka Capital City
    Grades: 6-12 | 79 students
    1.3 miles
    500 Sw Tuffy Kellog Dr
    Topeka, KS 66606
    (785) 295-3600
    1.3 6-12 79
  • Topeka Robinson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 424 students
    1.4 miles
    1125 Sw 14th St
    Topeka, KS 66604
    (785) 295-3770
    1.4 6-8 424
  • Topeka 500 Reach
    Grades: 9-12 | 328 students
    1.5 miles
    7704 Parallel Parkway
    Topeka, KS 66612
    (913) 287-1718
    1.5 9-12 328

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