Garden City High School

  • Garden City High School serves 2,064 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KS average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 35%.
  • Garden City High School operates within the Garden City School District.
  • Garden City School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2064 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 119 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,064 students
Garden City High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Garden City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 119 teachers
Garden City High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Garden City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Garden City High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Garden City High School American Indian Students (1996-2007)
Asian
5%
3%
Garden City High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
69%
19%
Garden City High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
7%
Garden City High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
24%
65%
Garden City High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Garden City High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
5%
Garden City High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.47 0.54
Garden City High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
51%
40%
Garden City High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
14%
10%
Garden City High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Garden City School District's student population of 7,652 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,638 in this district is less than the state average of $13,712. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,475 is less than the state average of $14,121. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Garden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 7,652 531
Garden City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 87%
Garden City School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $97 MM $7 MM
Garden City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $88 MM $8 MM
Garden City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,638 $13,712
Garden City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,475 $14,121
Garden City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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  • Garden CityGarden City Alternate Education Center
    Grades: KG-12 | 74 students
    0.1 miles
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    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-8600
    0.1KG-1274
  • Garden CityHorace J. Good Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 774 students
    0.2 miles
    1412 N. Main St.
    Garden CityKS 67846
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  • Garden CityGeorgia Matthews Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 194 students
    0.3 miles
    111 Johnson
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7550
    0.3KG-4194
  • Garden CityAbe Hubert Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 374 students
    0.4 miles
    1205 A Street
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-8400
    0.4KG-5374
  • Garden CityGertrude Walker Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 289 students
    0.6 miles
    805 W Fair
    Garden CityKS 67846
    (620)805-7600
    0.6KG-4289

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