Ruth Clark Elementary K-5

  • Ruth Clark Elementary K-5 serves 384 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ruth Clark Elementary K-5 placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Ruth Clark Elementary K-5 places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • Ruth Clark Elementary K-5's student population of 384 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students384 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ruth Clark Elementary K-5 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 Ruth Clark Elementary K-5 is 0.53, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank#178 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
20%
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Black
4%
7%
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White
66%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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Diversity Score0.530.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHaysville School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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