Piper Elementary School



Piper Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Piper Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 110
K 146
1 169
2 160
3 171
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Piper Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Kansas City, KS in the Piper-Kansas City School District. It enrolls 756 students in grades 1st through 12th. Piper Elementary School is the 12th largest public school in Kansas and the 5,787th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 756
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,787th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 12th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 689th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 42nd out of 706

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Piper Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 383
(51%)
807
(52%)
 Female 373
(49%)
736
(48%)

Piper Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 507
(67%)
1,017
(66%)
 Black 103
(14%)
236
(15%)
 Hispanic 86
(11%)
178
(12%)
 Two or More 36
(5%)
63
(4%)
 Asian 21
(3%)
41
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Piper Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 614
(81%)
1,236
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 105
(14%)
216
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(5%)
91
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Piper Elementary School is ranked 375th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Piper Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.8%) 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.

Piper Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 651
2010 708
2011 623
2012 618
2013 665
2014 730
2015 756

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 21.7
2010 19.1
2011 18.4
2012 16.5
2013 17.1
2014 18.5
2015 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.17511520737327
2010 0.20056497175141
2011 0.223113964687
2012 0.24757281553398
2013 0.20451127819549
2014 0.20684931506849
2015 0.18783068783069

Compare Piper Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.8%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Piper Elementary School
Kansas City, KS
Public PK - 03 756 20:1  
Delaware Ridge Elementary
Kansas City, KS
Public KG - 05 387 15.3:1 2 miles
Piper East Elementary School
Kansas City, KS
Public 04 - 05 338 18.5:1 3 miles
Open Door Christian School
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Private PK - 07 84 7:1 3 miles
Piper Middle School
Kansas City, KS
Public 06 - 08 449 16.9:1 3 miles
St Patrick School
Kansas City, KS
Private KG - 08 323 16:1 4 miles
White Church Elementary
Kansas City, KS
Public KG - 05 235 16.4:1 5 miles
Basehor-Linwood Middle School
Basehor, KS
Public 06 - 08 536 16.3:1 5 miles
Basehor Elementary School
Basehor, KS
Public PK - 05 575 17:1 5 miles
Arrowhead Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 442 13.9:1 6 miles
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Public KG - 05 289 19.1:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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