Kensler Elementary



Kensler Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kensler Elementary Students by Grade
PK 94
K 102
1 103
2 99
3 72
4 79
5 97
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 646 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kensler Elementary is the 19th largest public school in Kansas and the 10,368th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 19th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 647th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 45th out of 692

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Kensler Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 328
(51%)
18,402
(51%)
 Female 318
(49%)
17,358
(49%)

Kensler Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 307
(48%)
12,327
(34%)
 Hispanic 209
(32%)
11,848
(33%)
 Two or More 50
(8%)
3,124
(9%)
 Asian 39
(6%)
1,558
(4%)
 Black 38
(6%)
6,405
(18%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
437
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
61
(0%)

Kensler Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 360
(56%)
25,157
(70%)
 Not Eligible 176
(27%)
7,311
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 110
(17%)
3,292
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Kensler Elementary is ranked 28th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kensler Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.8%) is higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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

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

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

Compare Kensler Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 72.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 646 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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