Ray Marsh Elementary School

5642 Rosehill
Shawnee, KS 66216
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 5%
Serving 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-6, Ray Marsh Elementary School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 32%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% 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: 471 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : Top 5% in KS
  • : 63% (Top 5%)
  • : 59% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ray Marsh Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Ray Marsh Elementary School's student population of 471 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
471 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Ray Marsh Elementary School ranks within the top 5% of all 1,280 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ray Marsh Elementary School is 0.46, 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.
This School
State Level (KS)
#56 out of 1280 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Ray Marsh Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
63%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ray Marsh 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 2021-22 school year data.
59%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ray Marsh 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 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
31%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Ray Marsh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Ray Marsh Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Ray Marsh Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Ray Marsh Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Ray Marsh Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
5%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Ray Marsh Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
72%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Ray Marsh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ray Marsh Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Kansas.
0.46
This chart displays the diversity score of Ray Marsh Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
34%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ray Marsh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ray Marsh Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ray Marsh Elementary School's ranking?
Ray Marsh Elementary School is ranked #56 out of 1,280 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in Kansas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
63% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% KS state average), while 59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 32% KS state average).
How many students attend Ray Marsh Elementary School?
471 students attend Ray Marsh Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Ray Marsh Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ray Marsh Elementary School?
Ray Marsh Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Ray Marsh Elementary School offer ?
Ray Marsh Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Ray Marsh Elementary School part of?
Ray Marsh Elementary School is part of Shawnee Mission Pub Sch School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 471 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 63% (Top 5%)
  • : 59% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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