Miller Elementary School

1100 Avenue G
Dodge City, KS 67801
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Miller Elementary School serves 861 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Miller Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (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 33% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Miller Elementary School's student population of 861 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students861 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Miller Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Miller Elementary School is 0.24, 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
#487 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
87%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
9%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.240.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDodge City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Miller Elementary School is Dodge City High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Comanche Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dodge City Central Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 261 students
    0.5 miles
    1100 Central Avenue
    Dodge City, KS 67801
    (620) 471-2104
    0.5 K-5 261
  • Dodge City Comanche Middle School Math: 15% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 743 students
    0.7 miles
    1601 First Ave.
    Dodge City, KS 67801
    (620) 371-1100
    0.7 6-8 743
  • Dodge City Dodge City Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 764 students
    1.2 miles
    2000 Sixth Avenue
    Dodge City, KS 67801
    (620) 471-2100
    1.2 6-8 764
  • Dodge City Northwest Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 422 students
    1.3 miles
    2100 6th Avenue
    Dodge City, KS 67801
    (620) 471-2115
    1.3 K-5 422
  • Dodge City Sunnyside Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 287 students
    1.4 miles
    511 Sunnyside St
    Dodge City, KS 67801
    (620) 471-2112
    1.4 K-5 287

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