Banneker Elementary



Banneker Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Banneker Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 62
1 74
2 75
3 61
4 63
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Banneker Elementary is a public elementary school located in Kansas City, KS in the Kansas City School District. It enrolls 401 students in grades 1st through 12th. Banneker Elementary is the 228th largest public school in Kansas and the 31,514th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 401
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,514th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 228th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 383rd out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 180th out of 692

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Banneker Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 202
(50%)
7,365
(48%)
 Male 199
(50%)
7,859
(52%)

Banneker Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 268
(67%)
5,025
(33%)
 Hispanic 86
(21%)
7,073
(46%)
 Asian 26
(6%)
702
(5%)
 White 11
(3%)
1,996
(13%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
343
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
26
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
59
(0%)

Banneker Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 374
(93%)
12,636
(83%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
1,083
(7%)
 Not Eligible 13
(3%)
1,505
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Banneker Elementary is ranked 58th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Banneker Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Banneker Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 391
2006 362
2007 370
2008 355
2009 341
2010 378
2011 371
2012 401

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 13.9
2007 14.5
2008 12.5
2009 14.8
2010 14.9
2011 12
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81329923273657
2006 0.83149171270718
2007 0.85945945945946
2008 0.90704225352113
2009 0.95014662756598
2010 0.96031746031746
2011 0.97304582210243
2012 0.96758104738155

Compare Banneker Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Banneker Elementary
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Public KG - 05 401 14.3:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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