Valley Park Elementary



Valley Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 3
K 71
1 86
2 78
3 82
4 80
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Overland Park, KS in the Blue Valley School District. It enrolls 487 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Park Elementary is the 116th largest public school in Kansas and the 22,742nd largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 487
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,742nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 116th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 428th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 94th out of 692

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Valley Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 246
(51%)
7,839
(51%)
 Female 241
(49%)
7,385
(49%)

Valley Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 307
(63%)
11,772
(77%)
 Asian 73
(15%)
1,637
(11%)
 Hispanic 52
(11%)
746
(5%)
 Two or More 26
(5%)
575
(4%)
 Black 25
(5%)
425
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
55
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Valley Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 406
(83%)
13,932
(92%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 61
(13%)
905
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(4%)
387
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Valley Park Elementary is ranked 541st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (16.6%) 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.

Valley Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 448
2006 462
2007 475
2008 473
2009 468
2010 480
2011 475
2012 487

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 13.1
2007 14.2
2008 13.7
2009 14.1
2010 14
2011 12.8
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.109375
2006 0.12554112554113
2007 0.084210526315789
2008 0.11627906976744
2009 0.10897435897436
2010 0.16666666666667
2011 0.16210526315789
2012 0.16632443531828

Compare Valley Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 16.6%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Valley Park Elementary
Overland Park, KS
Public PK - 05 487 14.7:1  
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Private PK - 03 65 12:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 417 14.4:1 2 miles
Overland Trail Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 639 16.3:1 2 miles
Ascension School
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Private KG - 08 645 17:1 3 miles
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Private KG - 08 659 18:1 3 miles
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Private PK - 05 92 7:1 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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