PROFICIENCY 62% 64% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #2 of 11 in Goddard
  • Ranked #5 of 96 in Wichita
  • Ranked #109 of 1320 in Kansas
Proficiency Averages
51%Goddard
9%Wichita
38%Kansas

Explorer Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 4 and is located in the district of "Goddard" in Wichita, KS. There are a total of 480 students and 27 teachers at Explorer Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 103 free lunch students and 22 reduced lunch students.

Explorer Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 62.0%, which is 64% higher than the Kansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students480
Teachers26.7
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch103
Reduced lunch22

 

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 Explorer Elementary School, 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
All50-54%
365-69%
445-49%
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70-74%
365-69%
470-74%
5n/a
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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Explorer Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKansasNational
Caucasian 87.4% 82.9% 65.8% 51.1%
African American 0.9% 1.5% 7.2% 15.9%
Asian 1.6% 3.1% 2.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.7% 7.5% 18.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.6% 1.2% 1.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.3% 3.5% 4.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Apollo Elementary School77%0.4Goddard, KS
Dwight D. Eisenhower Middle School45%0.5Goddard, KS
Amelia Earhart Elementary School62%2.4Goddard, KS
Oak Street Elementary School K-460%2.6Goddard, KS
Goddard High31%2.7Goddard, KS
Discovery Intermediate School60%2.8Goddard, KS
Goddard Middle School37%2.8Goddard, KS
Challenger Intermediate School50%2.8Goddard, KS
Clark Davidson Elementary52%3.0Goddard, KS
St. Marks School67%4.4Colwich, KS
Maize Sr High35%7.1Maize, KS
Colwich Elementary55%7.2Colwich, KS

Wichita demographics profile

StatisticWichitaKansasNational
Population388,0332,898,292318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2,4163591
Median age34.436.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%59%55%
Speak English83%89%79%
Speak Spanish11%8%13%

Education level achieved in Wichita

IndexWichitaKansasNational
Completed 8th grade84.3%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school83.1%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college60.8%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.9%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters9.9%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%
Source: The Explorer Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.