School Details

M E Pearson Elementary School

310 North 11th St, Kansas City, KS 66102
(913) 627-3150
1

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 605 students 15 students/teacher (KS avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

47%
58%
87%
42%
52%
83%

Kansas State Assessments (KSA)

In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Kansas City School District average
  • Kansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
69%
88%
42%
64%
88%
0%
2%
88%

Kansas State Assessments (KSA)

In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Kansas City School District average
  • Kansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

39%
66%
87%
39%
60%
86%

Kansas State Assessments (KSA)

In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Kansas City School District average
  • Kansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

M E Pearson Elementary School is a public elementary school in Kansas City. 605 students attend M E Pearson Elementary School and identify as Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 97% of the 605 students here get reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at M E Pearson Elementary School is 15:1. McKinley Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 76% 43%
Black, non-Hispanic 7% 36%
Asian 5% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 5%
White, non-Hispanic 12% 14%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.7% 0%
Multiracial 0.3% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 97% 87%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (11 months ago)

    This was my elementary shcool when i was a kid thanks to all my teachers best shcool ever.

  • (5 years ago)

    The new principal is great. She really wants to make this a great community where people are proud to live. She is an engaged and inspirational person and will make a tremendous difference in this under served neighborhood.

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(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

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