Meadows Elementary



Meadows Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Meadows Elementary Students by Grade
PK 10
K 93
1 99
2 91
3 93
4 81
5 85
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Meadows Elementary is a public elementary school located in Topeka, KS in the Topeka Public Schools. It enrolls 552 students in grades 1st through 12th. Meadows Elementary is the 74th largest public school in Kansas and the 17,312th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 552
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,312th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 74th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 295th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 28th out of 706

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Meadows Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 282
(51%)
5,074
(52%)
 Female 270
(49%)
4,688
(48%)

Meadows Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 226
(41%)
3,711
(38%)
 Hispanic 181
(33%)
3,070
(31%)
 Black 76
(14%)
1,803
(18%)
 Two or More 64
(12%)
996
(10%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
61
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
23
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
98
(1%)

Meadows Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 470
(85%)
7,495
(77%)
 Not Eligible 71
(13%)
1,732
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(2%)
535
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Meadows Elementary is ranked 24th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Meadows Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.1%) is significantly 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.

Meadows Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 409
2006 520
2007 492
2008 518
2009 552
2010 542
2011 593
2012 595
2013 593
2014 588
2015 552

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12
2006 12.4
2007 12.5
2008 13.1
2009 13.7
2010 14.8
2011 12.6
2012 14.1
2013 13.7
2014 14.6
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81173594132029
2006 0.72692307692308
2007 0.73983739837398
2008 0.78571428571429
2009 0.79166666666667
2010 0.80811808118081
2011 0.82967959527825
2012 0.86554621848739
2013 0.84654300168634
2014 0.82993197278912
2015 0.8713768115942

Compare Meadows Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Meadows Elementary
Topeka, KS
Public PK - 05 552 13.7:1  
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Private PK - 08 76 9:1 1 miles
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Heritage Christian School
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Private PK - 12 156 9:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 05 317 13:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 418 10.3:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 05 257 10.6:1 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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