Gordon Parks Academy is located in Wichita, KS and is one of 91 schools in Wichita School District. It is a magnet school that serves 365 students in grades K-8.
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. See Gordon Parks Academy's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, Gordon Parks Academy had 86% 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 Wichita spends $10,662 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 56% on instruction, 41% on support services, 4% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Wichita District
In 2011, Gordon Parks Academy had 14 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Kansas average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.