Morse Elementary School

  • Morse Elementary School serves 413 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 41%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Morse Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Morse Elementary School's student population of 413 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students413 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Morse Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Morse Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,268 schools in Kansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Morse Elementary School is 0.33, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rankn/a
28%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Morse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Morse 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Morse Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Morse Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
10%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Morse Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Morse Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Morse Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
81%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Morse Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Morse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Morse Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.330.31
This chart display the diversity score of Morse Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Morse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Morse Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlue Valley School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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