Kansas Public Schools

Kansas is the #29 largest school system in the United States, serving 491,553 students across 1,347 public schools.
The most diverse school district in Kansas is Wichita School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or national school diversity statistics.
Minority enrollment is 34% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 14:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(KS) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
3%
Hispanic
18%
Black
7%
White
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
Two or more races
5%
Unknown
n/a
KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Recent Articles
September 22, 2016
Budgets have become so constrained that several school districts have drastically slashed or entirely cut their athletics program. Learn about the threat to athletics and what it could mean for your child.
September 22, 2016
Learn about the coveted National Blue Ribbon of Distinction and why it is an important education award.
September 22, 2016
While security guards may be commonplace at some public high schools, other districts have resorted to undercover cops to keep their kids safe. Learn about why schools are bringing undercover police officers on campus and what it means for your student.