Winfield Scott Elementary School

316 W Tenth St.
Fort Scott, KS 66701
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Winfield Scott Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 82%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 86% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 85%) for the 2009-10 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Winfield Scott Elementary School's student population of 457 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Winfield Scott Elementary School is 0.24, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
85%
82%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
86%
85%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
20%
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Black
3%
7%
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White
87%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Winfield Scott Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.240.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Winfield Scott 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 NameFort Scott School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Winfield Scott Elementary School is Fort Scott Senior High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fort Scott Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eugene Ware Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
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