6301 W 78th St
Overland Park, KS 66204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Tomahawk Elementary School serves 306 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Tomahawk Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Tomahawk Elementary School's student population of 306 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
306 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Tomahawk Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Tomahawk Elementary School is 0.48, 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 Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#108 out of 1267 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
20%
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Black
5%
7%
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White
70%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
9%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 306 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 30%)

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