Williams Science and Fine Arts Magnet School is located in Topeka, KS and is one of 22 elementary schools in Topeka Public Schools School District. It is a magnet school that serves 579 students in grades PK-5.
Magnet schools are public schools that offer a specialized curriculum or educational philosophy, often with a specific focus or theme. Magnet schools promote student diversity because they are open to students outside the normal school district boundaries and often attract high caliber students through competitive programs.
Williams Science and Fine Arts Magnet 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 Williams Science and Fine Arts Magnet School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Williams Science and Fine Arts Magnet School had 87% 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 Topeka Public Schools spends $10,071 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 62% on instruction, 34% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Topeka Public Schools District
In 2011, Williams Science and Fine Arts Magnet School had 13 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Kansas average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.