Horizon Elementary



Horizon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Horizon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 91
2 84
3 65
4 91
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Horizon Elementary is a public elementary school located in Shawnee, KS in the De Soto School District. It enrolls 485 students in grades 1st through 12th. Horizon Elementary is the 118th largest public school in Kansas and the 22,923rd largest nationally.

Total Students: 485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Horizon Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 269
(55%)
2,379
(52%)
 Female 216
(45%)
2,186
(48%)

Horizon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 407
(84%)
3,763
(82%)
 Hispanic 30
(6%)
403
(9%)
 Black 23
(5%)
140
(3%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
156
(3%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
81
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

Horizon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 416
(86%)
3,855
(84%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 47
(10%)
531
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(5%)
179
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Horizon Elementary is ranked 574th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Horizon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.2%) 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.

Horizon Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 508
2008 597
2009 499
2010 453
2011 462
2012 485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 17.7
2008 17.6
2009 15.4
2010 15.6
2011 16.2
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.078740157480315
2008 0.093802345058626
2009 0.096192384769539
2010 0.11479028697572
2011 0.11904761904762
2012 0.14226804123711

Compare Horizon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.2%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Horizon Elementary
Shawnee, KS
Public KG - 05 485 -1:1  
Sacred Heart School
Shawnee, KS
Private 01 - 08 358 14:1 3 miles
Manchester Park Elementary
Lenexa, KS
Public PK - 05 622 19.4:1 4 miles
Maranatha Academy
Shawnee, KS
Private PK - 12 488 13:1 5 miles
Christ Preparatory Academy
Lenexa, KS
Private 03 - 12 109 7:1 5 miles
Meadow Lane Elementary
Olathe, KS
Public PK - 05 418 17.3:1 5 miles
Bonner Springs Elementary
Bonner Springs, KS
Public KG - 05 436 15.1:1 5 miles
Sunflower Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public PK - 06 595 16:1 5 miles
Prairie Trail Middle School
Olathe, KS
Public 06 - 08 731 13.9:1 5 miles
Christa Mcauliffe Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public PK - 06 440 15.3:1 5 miles
Good Shepherd School
Shawnee, KS
Private KG - 08 369 16:1 6 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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