Piper East Elementary School

4430 N. 107th St.
Kansas City, KS 66109
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Piper East Elementary School serves 455 students in grades 3-5.
Piper East Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 56% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is equal to the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Piper East Elementary School's student population of 455 students has grown by 34% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students455 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

Piper East 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 Piper East Elementary School is 0.56, 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
#201 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
20%
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Black
14%
7%
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White
64%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.560.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePiper-Kansas City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Piper East Elementary School is Piper High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Piper Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kansas City Piper High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 589 students
    0.0 miles
    4400 North 107 Street
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 721-2100
    0 9-12 589
  • Kansas City Piper Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 547 students
    0.0 miles
    4420 North 107 Street
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 721-1144
    0 6-8 547
  • Kansas City Piper Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-3 | 784 students
    2.5 miles
    3131 N. 122nd
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 721-5000
    2.5 PK-3 784
  • Kansas City White Church Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
    3.7 miles
    2226 N 85th St
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 627-4250
    3.7 K-5 290
  • Kansas City Bethel Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 203 students
    4.2 miles
    7850 Yecker
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 627-3000
    4.2 K-5 203

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