Langston Hughes Elementary



Langston Hughes Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Langston Hughes Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 77
1 89
2 80
3 78
4 99
5 89
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Langston Hughes Elementary is a public elementary school located in Lawrence, KS in the Lawrence School District. It enrolls 512 students in grades 1st through 12th. Langston Hughes Elementary is the 100th largest public school in Kansas and the 20,781st largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 512
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,781st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 100th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 647th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 170th out of 706

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Langston Hughes Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 281
(55%)
4,529
(52%)
 Female 231
(45%)
4,112
(48%)

Langston Hughes Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 399
(78%)
5,910
(68%)
 Asian 40
(8%)
327
(4%)
 Two or More 36
(7%)
776
(9%)
 Hispanic 19
(4%)
781
(9%)
 Black 10
(2%)
516
(6%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
302
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
29
(0%)

Langston Hughes Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 459
(90%)
5,101
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 36
(7%)
2,886
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
654
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Langston Hughes Elementary is ranked 633rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Langston Hughes Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.4%) 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.

Langston Hughes Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 329
2006 376
2007 430
2008 475
2009 510
2010 519
2011 464
2012 475
2013 517
2014 549
2015 512

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 15.4
2007 17.6
2008 17.3
2009 18.7
2010 18.9
2011 18.7
2012 N/A
2013 18.8
2014 18
2015 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.063829787234043
2006 0.10372340425532
2007 0.062790697674419
2008 0.077894736842105
2009 0.088235294117647
2010 0.090558766859345
2011 0.12068965517241
2012 0.096842105263158
2013 0.096711798839458
2014 0.1183970856102
2015 0.103515625

Compare Langston Hughes Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.4%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Langston Hughes Elementary
Lawrence, KS
Public KG - 05 512 17.5:1  
Lawrence Montessori School
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Private PK - KG 92 1:1 1 miles
Corpus Christi Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 292 12:1 1 miles
Quail Run Elementary
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Public KG - 05 434 16.4:1 2 miles
Sunflower Elementary
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Public KG - 05 490 15.8:1 3 miles
Bishop Seabury Academy
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Private 06 - 12 196 8:1 3 miles
Lawrence Southwest Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 689 12.8:1 3 miles
Sunset Hill Elementary
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Public KG - 05 285 15.1:1 4 miles
Hillcrest Elementary
Lawrence, KS
Public KG - 05 350 10.3:1 4 miles
Lawrence West Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 667 13:1 4 miles
Montessori Childrens House
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Private PK - PK 64 9:1 4 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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