Wheatland Elementary School

  • Wheatland Elementary School serves 42 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-59% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wheatland 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wheatland Elementary School's student population of 42 students has declined by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students42 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wheatland Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Wheatland Elementary School is 0.25, 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#494 out of 1265 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)21-39%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio8:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
7%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wheatland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wheatland Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
86%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wheatland 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
n/a
5%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wheatland Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.250.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wheatland 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 NameWheatland School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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