Silver Lake Elementary School

200 Rice Rd
Silver Lake, KS 66539
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Silver Lake Elementary School serves 383 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Silver Lake Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 65% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% 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: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Silver Lake Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Silver Lake Elementary School's student population of 383 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Silver Lake Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Silver Lake Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#57 out of 1264 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
21%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
96%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
10%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Silver Lake Elementary School's ranking?
Silver Lake Elementary School is ranked #57 out of 1,264 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?
62% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 65% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend Silver Lake Elementary School?
383 students attend Silver Lake Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
96% of Silver Lake Elementary School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Silver Lake Elementary School?
Silver Lake Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Silver Lake Elementary School offer ?
Silver Lake Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Silver Lake Elementary School part of?
Silver Lake Elementary School is part of Silver Lake School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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