Obee Elementary School (Closed 2015)

4712 E 4th
Hutchinson, KS 67501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Obee Elementary School served 153 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 77%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Obee Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
90-94%
77%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
90-94%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Obee 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Obee Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Obee Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Obee Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Obee Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
94%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Obee Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Obee Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.110.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Obee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Obee 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 NameBuhler School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Obee Elementary School is Hutchinson High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Prairie Hills Middle School (3.2 miles away)
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