Garden City Senior High School

1412 North Main

Garden City, KS 67846-4445

Tel: (620)805-8000
Grades: 9-12

1,998 students

Garden City Senior High School serves 1,998 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 Senior 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 1998 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 139 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,998 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 139 teachers
Students by Grade Garden City Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 14:1 12:1
Asian
5%
2%
Hispanic
63%
16%
Black
1%
7%
White
27%
68%
All Ethnic Groups Garden City Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Garden City Senior High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.53 0.29
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.
46%
38%
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 Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,614 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 63% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Garden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
3
Number of Students Managed 7,614 551
Graduation Rate 63% 85%
Garden City School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $7 MM
Garden City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $82 MM $7 MM
Garden City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,480 $12,944
Garden City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,374 $12,499
Garden City School 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 Abe Hubert 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 Students Grades
  • Garden CityAbe Hubert Middle School
    1205 A St
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-8400
    0.2 mi | 611 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • Garden CityGeorgia Matthews Elementary School
    111 Johnson
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7550
    0.3 mi | 305 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Garden CityGarfield Elementary School
    121 West Walnut
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7500
    0.4 mi | 442 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • Garden CityGertrude Walker Elementary School
    805 West Fair
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7600
    0.6 mi | 292 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • Garden CityJennie Wilson Elementary School
    1401 East Harding
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7750
    0.7 mi | 207 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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Did You Know?
Garden City, 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 0.09, which is lower than the Kansas average of 0.31. The most diverse school in Garden City is Garden City Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kansas or national school diversity statistics.