Weskan Elementary School

  • Weskan Elementary School serves 55 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Weskan Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Weskan Elementary School's student population of 55 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students55 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weskan Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weskan Elementary School is 0.06, 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 School Rank (16-17)#512 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
20%
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Black
n/a
7%
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White
97%
64%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Weskan Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.060.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Weskan 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 NameWeskan School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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