Sunflower Elementary School

Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Sunflower Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sunflower Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students451 students
Gender % This chart display gender of Sunflower Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sunflower Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Sunflower Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Sunflower Elementary School is 0.26, 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 1985-1986 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#671 out of 1265 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
33%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
37%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
4%
20%
Black
2%
7%
White
86%
64%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sunflower Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.260.54
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOttawa School District
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Sunflower Elementary School is Patton Junior High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Macarthur Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Leavenworth Macarthur Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 565 students
    0.1 miles
    Building 2104
    Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
    (913) 651-6517
    0.1 PK-6 565
  • Fort Leavenworth Bradley Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 510 students
    0.6 miles
    Bldg 1726
    Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
    (913) 651-6915
    0.6 PK-6 510
  • Fort Leavenworth Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-6 | 535 students
    0.9 miles
    Bldg 327
    Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
    (913) 651-6663
    0.9 PK-6 535
  • Fort Leavenworth Patton Junior High School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-9 | 303 students
    0.9 miles
    Bldg 392
    Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
    (913) 651-7371
    0.9 7-9 303
  • Leavenworth Earl Lawson Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
    1.6 miles
    820 N 5th St
    Leavenworth, KS 66048
    (913) 684-1570
    1.6 PK-5 267

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