Tomahawk Elementary School

  • Tomahawk Elementary School serves 338 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Tomahawk Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Tomahawk Elementary School's student population of 338 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students338 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tomahawk 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 Tomahawk Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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#153 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
20%
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Black
8%
7%
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White
57%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tomahawk Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.580.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOlathe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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