Washington Elementary School

  • Washington Elementary School serves 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Washington 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 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Washington Elementary School's student population of 256 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students256 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Washington Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington 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 Washington Elementary School is 0.13, 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#225 out of 1265 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:114:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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 1993-94 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
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
n/a
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 2013-14 school year data.
White
93%
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
3%
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 Score0.130.54
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
27%
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
11%
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 NameEllis School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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