1301 Se Monroe St
Topeka, KS 66612
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School serves 555 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 33%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

School Overview

Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School's student population of 555 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
555 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
44 teachers
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School Rankings

Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Williams Science And Fine Arts Magnet School is 0.74, which is more 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 Data
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State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#1019 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
26%
20%
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Black
36%
7%
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White
22%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.74
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 555 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 78%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.74 (Top 1%)

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