Washington Elementary School is located in Independence, KS and is one of 5 schools in Independence School District. It is a public school that serves 235 students in grades 1-8.
Washington Elementary School made AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Kansas in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Washington Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Washington Elementary School had 34% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Kansas had 47% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
The Independence spends $8,827 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 64% on instruction, 29% on support services, 7% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Independence District
In 2011, Washington Elementary School had 22 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Kansas average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.