Washington Elementary School (Closed 2016)

  • Washington Elementary School served 129 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 25-29% (which was lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-29% (which was lower than the Kansas state average of 42%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students129 students
This chart display total students of Washington Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Washington Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Washington Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)25-29%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington 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 2014-15 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (14-15)20-29%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington 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 2014-15 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Washington Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
49%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
41%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.590.54
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHays School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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