Nieman Elementary



Nieman Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nieman Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 80
1 81
2 86
3 80
4 79
5 79
6 81
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nieman Elementary is a public elementary school located in Shawnee Mission, KS in the Shawnee Mission Public School District. It enrolls 566 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nieman Elementary is the 61st largest public school in Kansas and the 16,165th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 566
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,165th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 61st out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 438th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 40th out of 706

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Nieman Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 292
(52%)
8,515
(51%)
 Female 274
(48%)
8,161
(49%)

Nieman Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 245
(43%)
10,343
(62%)
 Hispanic 210
(37%)
3,234
(19%)
 Black 72
(13%)
1,648
(10%)
 Two or More 29
(5%)
926
(6%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
464
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
47
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Nieman Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 328
(58%)
5,539
(33%)
 Not Eligible 168
(30%)
9,802
(59%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(12%)
1,335
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Nieman Elementary is ranked 52nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nieman Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.3%) is 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.

Nieman Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 434
2006 427
2007 427
2008 430
2009 557
2010 512
2011 578
2012 560
2013 567
2014 577
2015 566

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 11.7
2007 12.6
2008 12.6
2009 16.6
2010 15.1
2011 15.4
2012 15.6
2013 14.7
2014 15.1
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4815668202765
2006 0.48009367681499
2007 0.60655737704918
2008 0.73255813953488
2009 0.70197486535009
2010 0.7109375
2011 0.71626297577855
2012 0.72321428571429
2013 0.73192239858907
2014 0.7209705372617
2015 0.70318021201413

Compare Nieman Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 70.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Nieman Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 566 14.9:1  
Shawanoe Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public PK - 06 403 15:1 1 miles
Rhein Benninghoven Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 600 16.1:1 1 miles
Hope Lutheran School
Shawnee, KS
Private PK - 08 125 8:1 1 miles
Merriam Park Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public PK - 06 492 14.9:1 1 miles
Ray Marsh Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 524 18.1:1 2 miles
Good Shepherd School
Shawnee, KS
Private PK - 08 376 13:1 2 miles
St Joseph Catholic School
Shawnee, KS
Private KG - 08 467 17:1 2 miles
Comanche Elementary
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 488 14.1:1 2 miles
Bluejacket-Flint
Shawnee Mission, KS
Public KG - 06 494 15:1 3 miles
Maranatha Christian Academy
Shawnee, KS
Private PK - 12 533 12:1 3 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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