Wm A White Elementary School

  • Wm A White Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 34%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kansas state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Kansas state average of 35%.

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School Overview

  • Wm A White Elementary School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students269 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wm A White Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wm A White Elementary School is 0.70, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KS)
Overall School Rank#900 out of 1,268 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
34%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
44%
19%
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Black
30%
7%
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White
5%
65%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wm A White Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score0.700.54
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wm A White Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKansas City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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  2.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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the academic programs are not really good the activities are below average the teachers are really bad to the students as is the principal,parents involvement is poor because they dont care what the parents got to say. the facilities are way below average.
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The quality of academic programs and extracurricular activities in this school has declined in the past two years. The best teachers have been forced to resign and are not permitted to visit. The facilities are way below average, as is the level of parent involvement.
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