Garden City High School

2720 Buffalo Way Blvd

Garden City, KS 67846-4445

Grades: 9-12

2,080 students

Garden City High School serves 2,080 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Garden City High School operates within the Garden City School District.
The school district's 63% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 2080 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 131 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,080 students
Garden City High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 131 teachers
Garden City High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Garden City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 12:1
Garden City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
5%
2%
Garden City High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
66%
17%
Garden City High School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
1%
7%
Garden City High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
27%
68%
Garden City High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Garden City High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Garden City High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KS All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The 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.
0.49 0.29
Garden City High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
39%
Garden City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
10%
Garden City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,875 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,480 is less than the state average of $12,944. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,374 is less than the state average of $12,499. The district spending/student has grown by 44% over four years.
School District Name Garden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 6,875 575
Garden City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 63% 85%
Garden City School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $7 MM
Garden City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $82 MM $7 MM
Garden City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,480 $12,944
Garden City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,374 $12,499
Garden City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holcomb High School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Horace J. Good Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Georgia Matthews Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Garden CityHorace J. Good Middle School
    1412 North Main St
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-8100
    0.2 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 674 students                      
  • Garden CityGeorgia Matthews Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    111 Johnson
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7550
    0.3 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 164 students                      
  • Garden CityAbe Hubert Elementary School
    1205 A St
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-8400
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 315 students                      
  • Garden CityGertrude Walker Elementary School
    805 West Fair
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7600
    0.6 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 291 students                      
  • Garden CityJennie Wilson Elementary School
    1401 East Harding
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7750
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-4 | n/a students                      

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