Valley Heights Elementary



Valley Heights Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Heights Elementary Students by Grade
PK 60
K 18
1 32
2 35
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Heights Elementary is a public elementary school located in Waterville, KS in the Valley Heights School District. It enrolls 145 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Heights Elementary is the 642nd largest public school in Kansas and the 51,141st largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 145
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 9.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,141st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 642nd out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 478th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 638th out of 706

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Valley Heights Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 75
(52%)
144
(53%)
 Male 70
(48%)
126
(47%)

Valley Heights Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 138
(95%)
261
(97%)
 Two or More 4
(3%)
4
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
3
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Valley Heights Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 68
(47%)
125
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 48
(33%)
97
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(20%)
48
(18%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Valley Heights Elementary is ranked 556th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Heights Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.1%) is slightly 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.

Valley Heights Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 119
2006 125
2007 139
2008 146
2009 150
2010 158
2011 180
2012 176
2013 180
2014 171
2015 145

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.8
2007 14.8
2008 15.5
2009 18.1
2010 19.5
2011 21
2012 19.3
2013 18.6
2014 15.8
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36974789915966
2006 0.496
2007 0.39568345323741
2008 0.47260273972603
2009 0.44666666666667
2010 0.43670886075949
2011 0.36111111111111
2012
2013 0.58888888888889
2014 0.52046783625731
2015 0.53103448275862

Compare Valley Heights Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
This School 53.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Valley Heights Elementary
Waterville, KS
Public PK - 02 145 15.3:1  
Valley Heights Elementary
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Public 03 - 06 125 12:1 5 miles
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Private PK - 08 66 10:1 12 miles
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Public PK - 06 410 15.4:1 12 miles
St Gregory Catholic School
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Private PK - 06 115 9:1 13 miles
St John'S School
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Private 01 - 08 82 12:1 16 miles
Hanover Elementary
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Public PK - 08 153 17.2:1 16 miles
Randolph Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 54 10.2:1 18 miles
Frankfort Elementary
Frankfort, KS
Public PK - 06 174 14.4:1 18 miles
Linn Lutheran School
Linn, KS
Private PK - 08 57 15:1 19 miles
Washington Elementary
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Public PK - 06 189 12.6:1 19 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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