Swaney Elementary School

  • Swaney Elementary School serves 441 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 48% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 35%.

School Overview

  • Swaney Elementary School's student population of 441 students has grown by 45% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swaney Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Swaney Elementary School is 0.36, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#257 out of 1,268 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Swaney 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)
48%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Swaney 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 Ratio16:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Swaney Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Swaney Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Swaney Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Swaney Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
79%
65%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Swaney Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Swaney Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.360.54
This chart display the diversity score of Swaney Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Swaney Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swaney Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDerby School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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