Wakarusa Valley Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • Wakarusa Valley Elementary School served 194 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was higher than the Kansas state average of 87%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 19% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which was lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students194 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Wakarusa Valley Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)90-94%
84%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wakarusa Valley 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)90-94%
87%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wakarusa Valley 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
8%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
81%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.340.54
This chart display the diversity score of Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wakarusa Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLawrence School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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