Crawford County Public Schools

There are 17 public schools in Crawford County, Kansas, serving 5,947 students.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas state average of 32%.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the state average of 12:1.

Crawford County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • CherokeeCherokee Elementary School
    206 West Magnolia
    257 students | Gr. KG-8
  • FrontenacFrank Layden Elementary School
    200 East Lanyon
    453 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Frontenac
    Frontenac Junior High School
    208 South Cayuga
    221 students | Gr. 6-8
  • Frontenac
    Frontenac Senior High School
    201 South Crawford
    252 students | Gr. 9-12
  • PittsburgGeo E Nettels Elementary School
    2012 South Homer
    360 students | Gr. KG-5
  • GirardGirard High School
    415 North Summit
    343 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Girard
    Girard Middle School
    415 North Summit
    242 students | Gr. 6-8
  • PittsburgLakeside Elementary School
    709 South College
    383 students | Gr. KG-5
  • MccuneMccune Elementary School
    403 Brunetti Dr
    77 students | Gr. KG-6
  • PittsburgMeadowlark Elementary School
    1602 East 20th
    350 students | Gr. KG-5
  • ArmaNorth East High School
    1003 East South St
    155 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Arma
    Northeast Elementary School
    Magnet School
    201 North West St
    Magnet School
    381 students | Gr. PK-8
  • PittsburgPittsburg High School
    1978 East 4th
    816 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Pittsburg
    Pittsburg Middle School
    1310 North Broadway
    599 students | Gr. 6-8
  • GirardR V Haderlein Elementary School
    520 West Prairie
    496 students | Gr. PK-5
  • CherokeeSouth East High School
    126 West 400 Hwy
    224 students | Gr. 9-12
  • PittsburgWestside Elementary School
    430 West 5th
    338 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Crawford County County Statistics (KS) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 39,927 people 2,845,841 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 22% 24%
Median Household Income $37,667 $45,827
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School-to-Prison Pipeline Persists Despite Local, State and National Efforts
Inadequate funding and resources for schools, harsh zero-tolerance discipline policies, police presence in public schools, and de facto segregation continue to create school environments in which poor and minority students have little chance of succeeding. The result is a continuation of the school-to-prison pipeline that has been commonplace in the American education system for decades, despite federal, state and local efforts to curb the problem.
Did You Know?
Crawford County, KS public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.31, which is lower than the Kansas average of 0.51. The most diverse school district in Crawford County is Denison Community School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or in the USA.