PROFICIENCY 30% 22% lower than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #31 of 89 in Wichita
  • Ranked #38 of 96 in Wichita
  • Ranked #843 of 1320 in Kansas
Proficiency Averages
26%Wichita
9%Wichita
38%Kansas

Beech Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Wichita" in Wichita, KS. There are a total of 515 students and 29 teachers at Beech Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 333 free lunch students and 56 reduced lunch students.

Beech Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 22% lower than the Kansas average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students515
Teachers28.9
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch333
Reduced lunch56

 

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 Beech 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
All20-24%
330-34%
420-29%
5<= 10%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
325-29%
450-59%
520-29%
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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Beech Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKansasNational
Caucasian 25.8% 34.3% 65.8% 51.1%
African American 27.6% 18.2% 7.2% 15.9%
Asian 13.0% 4.6% 2.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 21.2% 32.9% 18.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.0% 1.3% 1.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.4% 0.3% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 10.1% 8.4% 4.6% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Bostic Traditional Magnet Elementary72%1.2Wichita, KS
Wineteer Elementary57%1.5Wichita, KS
Clark Elementary15%1.6Wichita, KS
Seltzer Elementary45%1.8Wichita, KS
Caldwell Elementary25%2.2Wichita, KS
Curtis Middle School12%2.3Wichita, KS
Southeast High12%2.4Wichita, KS
Minneha Core Knowledge Elementary37%2.5Wichita, KS
Allen Elementary20%2.6Wichita, KS
Jefferson Elementary22%3.0Wichita, KS
Price-harris Communications Magnet37%3.0Wichita, KS
Griffith Elementary34%3.2Wichita, 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 Beech Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.