Prairie Star Elementary



Prairie Star Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Prairie Star Elementary Students by Grade
PK 21
K 55
1 87
2 86
3 99
4 95
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Prairie Star Elementary is a public elementary school located in Leawood, KS in the Blue Valley School District. It enrolls 543 students in grades 1st through 12th. Prairie Star Elementary is the 66th largest public school in Kansas and the 17,655th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 543
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,655th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 66th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 466th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 59th out of 692

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Prairie Star Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 280
(52%)
7,839
(51%)
 Female 263
(48%)
7,385
(49%)

Prairie Star Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 419
(77%)
11,772
(77%)
 Asian 58
(11%)
1,637
(11%)
 Two or More 28
(5%)
575
(4%)
 Hispanic 25
(5%)
746
(5%)
 Black 10
(2%)
425
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
14
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
55
(0%)

Prairie Star Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 512
(94%)
13,932
(92%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
905
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
387
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Prairie Star Elementary is ranked 701st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Prairie Star Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Prairie Star Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 629
2006 537
2007 556
2008 554
2009 559
2010 551
2011 549
2012 543

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 13.6
2007 15.3
2008 15.4
2009 16
2010 15.3
2011 13.1
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.023847376788553
2006 0.018621973929237
2007 0.02158273381295
2008 0.028880866425993
2009 0.025044722719141
2010 0.039927404718693
2011 0.049180327868852
2012 0.057090239410681

Compare Prairie Star Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.7%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Prairie Star Elementary
Leawood, KS
Public PK - 05 543 15.2:1  
Prairie Star Middle School
Leawood, KS
Public 06 - 08 599 14.4:1 1 miles
Overland Trail Elementary
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Public KG - 05 594 15.9:1 2 miles
Lakewood Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 699 15.4:1 2 miles
Sunrise Point Elementary
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Public KG - 05 489 14.3:1 2 miles
St Michael the Archangel School
Leawood, KS
Private KG - 08 659 18:1 2 miles
Overland Trail Middle School
Overland Park, KS
Public 06 - 08 639 16.3:1 2 miles
Lakewood Elementary
Overland Park, KS
Public KG - 05 638 17.7:1 2 miles
Mission Trail Elementary
Leawood, KS
Public PK - 05 417 14.4:1 2 miles
Academy Montessori Internationale
Kansas City, MO
Private PK - 05 92 7:1 3 miles
Nativity Parish School
Leawood, KS
Private PK - 08 510 13:1 3 miles
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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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