PROFICIENCY 51% 34% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #2 of 5 in Buhler
  • Ranked #4 of 15 in Hutchinson
  • Ranked #259 of 1320 in Kansas
Proficiency Averages
41%Buhler
36%Hutchinson
38%Kansas

Plum Creek Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Buhler" in Hutchinson, KS. There are a total of 430 students and 25 teachers at Plum Creek Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 111 free lunch students and 48 reduced lunch students.

Plum Creek Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.5%, which is 34% higher than than the Kansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students430
Teachers25.1
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch111
Reduced lunch48

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Plum Creek Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All46%
360-64%
430-39%
540-44%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All55%
340-44%
460-69%
555-59%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Plum Creek Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKansasNational
Caucasian n/a 93.0% 65.8% 51.1%
African American n/a 1.8% 7.2% 15.9%
Asian n/a 1.3% 2.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 0.5% 18.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 0.6% 1.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.5% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 2.4% 4.6% 3.1%

Hutchinson demographics profile

StatisticHutchinsonKansasNational
Population1,4852,882,946314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)2,0433591
Median age36.136.037.4
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)73%59%55%
Speak English97%89%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%

Education level achieved in Hutchinson

IndexHutchinsonKansasNational
Completed 8th grade94.2%87.1%83.8%
Completed high school93.1%85.7%82.4%
Completed some college70.2%62.8%58.4%
Completed associate degree40.8%38.5%37.2%
Completed bachelors29.8%30.7%29.3%
Completed masters7.8%10.8%11.0%
Completed professional degree1.3%2.9%3.2%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Plum Creek Elementary data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.