1325 Falcon Way
Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Sunflower Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Sunflower Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 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 Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
451 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Sunflower Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#437 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Sunflower Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunflower 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunflower 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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
0.26
National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
38%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
School District Name
Source: 1985-1986 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26

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