Belle Plaine Elementary



Belle Plaine Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Belle Plaine Elementary Students by Grade
PK 46
K 38
1 37
2 55
3 41
4 45
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Belle Plaine Elementary is a public elementary school located in Belle Plaine, KS in the Belle Plaine School District. It enrolls 262 students in grades 1st through 12th. Belle Plaine Elementary is the 487th largest public school in Kansas and the 44,641st largest nationally. It has 11.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 262
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.03
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,641st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 487th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 115th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 319th out of 706

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Belle Plaine Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 132
(50%)
225
(51%)
 Female 130
(50%)
220
(49%)

Belle Plaine Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 236
(90%)
392
(88%)
 Hispanic 15
(6%)
27
(6%)
 American Indian 4
(2%)
4
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
18
(4%)
 Black 2
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Belle Plaine Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 187
(71%)
338
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 60
(23%)
85
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(6%)
22
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Belle Plaine Elementary is ranked 564th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Belle Plaine Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Belle Plaine Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 316
2006 311
2007 336
2008 332
2009 275
2010 278
2011 266
2012 276
2013 268
2014 249
2015 262

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 10.7
2007 14.7
2008 13.9
2009 13.4
2010 11.3
2011 9.7
2012 11.4
2013 11.5
2014 11.3
2015 11.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43670886075949
2006 0.45016077170418
2007 0.41964285714286
2008 0.45180722891566
2009 0.48363636363636
2010 0.48201438848921
2011 0.48496240601504
2012 0.47101449275362
2013 0.50373134328358
2014 0.51004016064257
2015 0.28625954198473

Compare Belle Plaine Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,140.0% 11.4:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.6%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Belle Plaine Elementary
Belle Plaine, KS
Public PK - 04 262 11.4:1  
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Public 05 - 08 183 12:1 1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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