Sharon Springs Elementary School

  • Sharon Springs Elementary School serves 147 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • Sharon Springs Elementary School's student population of 147 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students147 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sharon Springs Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sharon Springs Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. 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#118 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sharon Springs 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 Ratio12:114:1
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Hispanic
6%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sharon Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
7%
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White
90%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sharon Springs Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sharon Springs Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.190.31
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sharon Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWallace County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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