Hesston Elementary



Hesston Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hesston Elementary Students by Grade
PK 2
K 58
1 60
2 57
3 56
4 52
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hesston Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hesston, KS in the Hesston School District. It enrolls 285 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hesston Elementary is the 439th largest public school in Kansas and the 42,853rd largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 285
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,853rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 439th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 284th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 376th out of 706

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Hesston Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 144
(51%)
282
(50%)
 Female 141
(49%)
279
(50%)

Hesston Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 236
(83%)
472
(84%)
 Hispanic 22
(8%)
41
(7%)
 Two or More 10
(4%)
16
(3%)
 Asian 9
(3%)
15
(3%)
 Black 6
(2%)
12
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Hesston Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 188
(66%)
375
(67%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 59
(21%)
111
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(13%)
75
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Hesston Elementary is ranked 503rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hesston Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.0%) 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.

Hesston Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 263
2006 302
2007 311
2008 321
2009 316
2010 328
2011 315
2012 291
2013 309
2014 313
2015 285

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 12.6
2007 311
2008 15.7
2009 14.6
2010 15.9
2011 15
2012 14.4
2013 15.4
2014 14.9
2015 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19771863117871
2006 0.27483443708609
2007 0.27331189710611
2008 0.29906542056075
2009 0.39556962025316
2010 0.38719512195122
2011 0.37460317460317
2012 0.36426116838488
2013 0.3495145631068
2014 0.34185303514377
2015 0.34035087719298

Compare Hesston Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.0%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Hesston Elementary
Hesston, KS
Public PK - 04 285 13.6:1  
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Public 05 - 08 276 16:1 1 miles
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Goessel High School
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Public 06 - 12 160 10.3:1 9 miles
Slate Creek Elementary
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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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