Grand Star Elementary



Grand Star Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grand Star Elementary Students by Grade
PK 34
K 77
1 70
2 81
3 79
4 66
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grand Star Elementary is a public elementary school located in Gardner, KS in the Gardner Edgerton School District. It enrolls 407 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grand Star Elementary is the 231st largest public school in Kansas and the 31,347th largest nationally. It has 7.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 407
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 56
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,347th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 231st out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 20th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 7th out of 706

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Grand Star Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 204
(50%)
2,260
(52%)
 Female 203
(50%)
2,050
(48%)

Grand Star Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 282
(69%)
3,457
(80%)
 Hispanic 80
(20%)
394
(9%)
 Two or More 21
(5%)
234
(5%)
 Black 14
(3%)
139
(3%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
68
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
15
(0%)

Grand Star Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 243
(60%)
2,861
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 130
(32%)
1,043
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(8%)
406
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Grand Star Elementary is ranked 317th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grand Star Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.3%) is 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.

Grand Star Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 370
2014 417
2015 407

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 14.2
2014 14.4
2015 7.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.46216216216216
2014 0.42925659472422
2015 0.4029484029484

Compare Grand Star Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
730.0% 7.3:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.3%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 04 407 7.3:1  
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Public PK - 05 457 15.5:1 9 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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