R L Wright Elementary School

400 W 4th St
Sedgwick, KS 67135
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
R L Wright Elementary School serves 286 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
R L Wright 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 286 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

R L Wright Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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School Overview

R L Wright Elementary School's student population of 286 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

R L Wright Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of R L Wright Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#235 out of 1264 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
8%
21%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
84%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is R L Wright Elementary School's ranking?
R L Wright Elementary School is ranked #235 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas.
What schools are R L Wright Elementary School often compared to?
R L Wright Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Chisholm Trail Elementary School, Valley Center Intermediate School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend R L Wright Elementary School?
286 students attend R L Wright Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of R L Wright Elementary School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of R L Wright Elementary School?
R L Wright Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does R L Wright Elementary School offer ?
R L Wright Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is R L Wright Elementary School part of?
R L Wright Elementary School is part of Sedgwick Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 286 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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