Valley Park Elementary



Valley Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 90
2 93
3 81
4 107
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Overland Park, KS in the Blue Valley School District. It enrolls 548 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Park Elementary is the 76th largest public school in Kansas and the 17,664th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 548
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,664th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 76th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 502nd out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 72nd out of 706

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Valley Park Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 285
(52%)
7,296
(48%)
 Male 263
(48%)
7,958
(52%)

Valley Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 299
(55%)
11,145
(73%)
 Asian 127
(23%)
2,004
(13%)
 Black 43
(8%)
501
(3%)
 Hispanic 41
(7%)
885
(6%)
 Two or More 36
(7%)
651
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
54
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Valley Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 434
(79%)
13,902
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 88
(16%)
937
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(5%)
415
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Valley Park Elementary is ranked 459th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.8%) 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.

Valley Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 448
2006 462
2007 475
2008 473
2009 468
2010 480
2011 475
2012 487
2013 499
2014 503
2015 548

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 13.1
2007 14.2
2008 13.7
2009 14.1
2010 14
2011 12.8
2012 14.7
2013 14.2
2014 15.2
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.109375
2006 0.12554112554113
2007 0.084210526315789
2008 0.11627906976744
2009 0.10897435897436
2010 0.16666666666667
2011 0.16210526315789
2012 0.16632443531828
2013 0.16833667334669
2014 0.18290258449304
2015 0.20802919708029

Compare Valley Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.8%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 548 15.5:1  
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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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