Simpson Elementary School

1323 N Main St
Russell, KS 67665
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Simpson Elementary School serves 157 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 157 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Simpson Elementary School's student population of 157 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
Total Students
157 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Simpson Elementary School is 0.32, 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
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State Level (KS)
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
10%
21%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
82%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
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 schools are Simpson Elementary School often compared to?
Simpson Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Jefferson Elementary School, Lucas/sylvan Elementary Unified by visitors of our site.
How many students attend Simpson Elementary School?
157 students attend Simpson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Simpson Elementary School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Simpson Elementary School?
Simpson Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Simpson Elementary School offer ?
Simpson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-1
What school district is Simpson Elementary School part of?
Simpson Elementary School is part of Russell County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 157 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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