Plum Creek Elementary School

  • Plum Creek Elementary School serves 464 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Plum Creek Elementary School's student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students464 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Plum Creek Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Plum Creek Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Plum Creek Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plum Creek 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#225 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Plum Creek 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Plum Creek 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:114:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
6%
19%
Black
2%
7%
White
87%
65%
Two or more races
4%
5%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plum Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.240.54
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
39%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
9%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuhler School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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