Bertram Caruthers Elementary



Bertram Caruthers Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bertram Caruthers Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 36
1 54
2 53
3 44
4 43
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bertram Caruthers Elementary is a public elementary school located in Kansas City, KS in the Kansas City School District. It enrolls 284 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bertram Caruthers Elementary is the 443rd largest public school in Kansas and the 42,944th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 284
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,944th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 443rd out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 467th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 435th out of 706

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Bertram Caruthers Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 147
(52%)
7,929
(52%)
 Female 137
(48%)
7,425
(48%)

Bertram Caruthers Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 134
(47%)
7,539
(49%)
 Black 123
(43%)
4,500
(29%)
 White 18
(6%)
1,946
(13%)
 Asian 7
(2%)
874
(6%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
426
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
35
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
34
(0%)

Bertram Caruthers Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 219
(77%)
11,348
(74%)
 Not Eligible 53
(19%)
3,049
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(4%)
957
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Bertram Caruthers Elementary is ranked 196th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bertram Caruthers Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Bertram Caruthers Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 281
2006 284
2007 227
2008 288
2009 210
2010 208
2011 225
2012 239
2013 273
2014 270
2015 284

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 12.3
2007 11.5
2008 12.9
2009 13
2010 12.4
2011 11.8
2012 12.6
2013 12.5
2014 16
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88256227758007
2006 0.92605633802817
2007 0.86784140969163
2008 0.89236111111111
2009 0.92857142857143
2010 0.96634615384615
2011 0.96888888888889
2012 0.94979079497908
2013 0.95238095238095
2014 0.95925925925926
2015 0.81338028169014

Compare Bertram Caruthers Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.3%
 

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Public KG - 05 284 15.2:1  
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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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