Ray Marsh Elementary School

  • Ray Marsh Elementary School serves 505 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KS average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Ray Marsh Elementary School operates within the Shawnee Mission Pub School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 505 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 505 students
Ray Marsh Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ray Marsh Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Ray Marsh Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ray Marsh Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.38 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Ray Marsh Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ray Marsh Elementary School American Indian Students (1992-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Ray Marsh Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
10%
19%
Ray Marsh Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
3%
7%
Ray Marsh Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
78%
65%
Ray Marsh Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ray Marsh Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
5%
Ray Marsh Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.38 0.31
Ray Marsh Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Ray Marsh Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Ray Marsh Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Shawnee Mission Pub School District's student population of 27,097 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,292 in this district is less than the state average of $13,603. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,959 is less than the state average of $13,446. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Shawnee Mission Pub School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
3
Number of Students Managed 27,097 531
Shawnee Mission Pub School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $310 MM $7 MM
Shawnee Mission Pub School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $301 MM $7 MM
Shawnee Mission Pub School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $11,292 $13,603
Shawnee Mission Pub School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,959 $13,446
Shawnee Mission Pub School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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