802 S State
Yates Center, KS 66783
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Yates Center Elementary School serves 314 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Yates Center Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 314 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in KS
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Yates Center Elementary School's student population of 314 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
314 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Yates Center Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Yates Center Elementary School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#451 out of 1264 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
91%
63%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Yates Center Elementary School often compared to?

Yates Center Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Walnut Elementary School, Council Grove Elementary School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

How many students attend Yates Center Elementary School?

314 students attend Yates Center Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

91% of Yates Center Elementary School students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Yates Center Elementary School?

Yates Center Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Yates Center Elementary School offer ?

Yates Center Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8

What school district is Yates Center Elementary School part of?

Yates Center Elementary School is part of Woodson School District.

School Reviews

4   5/19/2020
Good school very nice teachers.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - sophia thunberg

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 314 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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