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.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,064 students
Garden City High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Garden City High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers119 teachers
Garden City High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeGarden City High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:114:1
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/an/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 GroupsGarden City High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownKS 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.
0.470.54
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 NameGarden City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed7,652531
Garden City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate67%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 TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

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