John Fiske Elementary



John Fiske Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Fiske Elementary Students by Grade
PK 597
K 81
1 93
2 101
3 93
4 107
5 95
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John Fiske Elementary is a public elementary school located in Kansas City, KS in the Kansas City School District. It enrolls 1,167 students in grades 1st through 12th. John Fiske Elementary is the 1st largest public school in Kansas and the 510th largest nationally. It has 42.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,167
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 42:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 510th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 1st out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 691st out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 194th out of 692

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John Fiske Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 623
(53%)
7,859
(52%)
 Female 544
(47%)
7,365
(48%)

John Fiske Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 824
(71%)
7,073
(46%)
 White 173
(15%)
1,996
(13%)
 Black 110
(9%)
5,025
(33%)
 Asian 40
(3%)
702
(5%)
 Two or More 17
(1%)
343
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
59
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)

John Fiske Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 813
(70%)
12,636
(83%)
 Not Eligible 277
(24%)
1,505
(10%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 77
(7%)
1,083
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, John Fiske Elementary is ranked 1st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Fiske Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.3%) is 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.

John Fiske Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1147
2006 405
2007 1178
2008 1122
2009 1169
2010 1221
2011 1185
2012 1167

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.2
2006 16.1
2007 48.7
2008 45.1
2009 51.5
2010 45.7
2011 39.1
2012 42

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66259808195292
2006 1.1086419753086
2007 0.73769100169779
2008 0.72816399286988
2009 0.78785286569718
2010 0.78951678951679
2011 0.77637130801688
2012 0.76263924592973

Compare John Fiske Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
4,200.0% 42.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 76.3%
 

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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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