South Breeze Elementary School

  • South Breeze Elementary School serves 383 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • 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 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • South Breeze Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

South Breeze Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

  • South Breeze Elementary School's student population of 383 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Breeze Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Breeze Elementary School is 0.51, 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 School Rank (16-17)#250 out of 1267 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Breeze 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Breeze 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 Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
29%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Breeze Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
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White
64%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Breeze Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Breeze Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.510.54
This chart display the diversity score of South Breeze Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Breeze Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Breeze Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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