Tecumseh South Elementary School

  • Tecumseh South Elementary School serves 489 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tecumseh South Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Tecumseh South Elementary School's student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students489 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tecumseh South Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Tecumseh South Elementary School is 0.49, 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 Testing Rank#196 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
16%
20%
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Black
6%
7%
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White
69%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tecumseh South Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.490.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShawnee Heights School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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