Briarwood Elementary



Briarwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Briarwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 82
1 80
2 100
3 72
4 71
5 89
6 77
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Briarwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Shawnee Mission, KS in the Shawnee Mission Public School District. It enrolls 571 students in grades 1st through 12th. Briarwood Elementary is the 58th largest public school in Kansas and the 15,753rd largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 571
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,753rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 58th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 597th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 87th out of 706

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Briarwood Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 296
(52%)
8,515
(51%)
 Female 275
(48%)
8,161
(49%)

Briarwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 410
(72%)
10,343
(62%)
 Hispanic 89
(16%)
3,234
(19%)
 Black 30
(5%)
1,648
(10%)
 Asian 29
(5%)
464
(3%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
926
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
47
(0%)

Briarwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 443
(78%)
9,802
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 96
(17%)
5,539
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(6%)
1,335
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Briarwood Elementary is ranked 417th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Briarwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.4%) 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.

Briarwood Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 524
2006 497
2007 515
2008 506
2009 508
2010 521
2011 535
2012 565
2013 590
2014 594
2015 571

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 14.1
2007 15.4
2008 14.3
2009 15.4
2010 16.3
2011 15.7
2012 16.9
2013 17
2014 17.6
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18129770992366
2006 0.16297786720322
2007 0.23106796116505
2008 0.25296442687747
2009 0.22637795275591
2010 0.21497120921305
2011 0.25233644859813
2012 0.2353982300885
2013 0.25084745762712
2014 0.23569023569024
2015 0.22416812609457

Compare Briarwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.4%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Briarwood Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 571 16.6:1  
Tomahawk Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 275 14.8:1 1 miles
Johnson County Montessori Preschool
Overland Park, KS
Private PK - KG 74 2:1 1 miles
Overland Park Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 398 13.4:1 1 miles
Shawnee Mission West High School
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public 06 - 12 1,810 16.6:1 2 miles
Overland Christian Schools
Overland Park, KS
Private PK - 12 148 11:1 2 miles
John Paul II Catholic School
Overland Park, KS
Private PK - 08 244 14:1 2 miles
Holy Cross Catholic School
Overland Park, KS
Private KG - 08 277 12:1 2 miles
Kansas City Christian School
Prairie Village, KS
Private PK - 12 465 11:1 2 miles
Bethany Lutheran School
Overland Park, KS
Private PK - 08 130 15:1 2 miles
Trailwood Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 401 15.2:1 2 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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