Kensler Elementary



Kensler Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kensler Elementary Students by Grade
PK 77
K 97
1 87
2 97
3 85
4 96
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kensler Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wichita, KS in the Wichita School District. It enrolls 630 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kensler Elementary is the 32nd largest public school in Kansas and the 11,745th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 630
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,745th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 32nd out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 652nd out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 68th out of 706

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Kensler Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 337
(53%)
18,941
(51%)
 Female 293
(47%)
17,911
(49%)

Kensler Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 309
(49%)
12,553
(34%)
 Hispanic 208
(33%)
12,493
(34%)
 Black 42
(7%)
6,906
(19%)
 Two or More 37
(6%)
2,872
(8%)
 Asian 29
(5%)
1,583
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
365
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
80
(0%)

Kensler Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 343
(54%)
25,538
(69%)
 Not Eligible 216
(34%)
8,443
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(11%)
2,871
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Kensler Elementary is ranked 42nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kensler Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.7%) 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.

Kensler Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 576
2006 605
2007 613
2008 553
2009 640
2010 634
2011 600
2012 646
2013 594
2014 603
2015 630

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 16.8
2007 18
2008 15.3
2009 17.6
2010 17.2
2011 16.2
2012 17.7
2013 16.3
2014 15.9
2015 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59548611111111
2006 0.51074380165289
2007 0.53507340946166
2008 0.69801084990958
2009 0.6515625
2010 0.64826498422713
2011 0.68
2012 0.72755417956656
2013 0.73232323232323
2014 0.66003316749585
2015 0.65714285714286

Compare Kensler Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 65.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 630 17.7:1  
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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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