Top 10 Best Atchison County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,726 students in Atchison County, KS. Atchison County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Atchison County, KS are Atchison County Community Elementary School, Atchison Elementary School and Atchison Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Atchison County, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Atchison County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Atchison County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Atchison County Community Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    607 8th Street
    Effingham, KS 66023
    (913) 833-4420

    Grades: PK-6 | n/a student
  • Rank: #22.
    Atchison Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    825 N 17th Street
    Atchison, KS 66002
    (913) 367-1161

    Grades: PK-5 | 843 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Atchison Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    301 N 5th
    Atchison, KS 66002
    (913) 367-5363

    Grades: 6-8 | 399 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Atchison High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1500 W. Riley St
    Atchison, KS 66002
    (913) 367-4162

    Grades: 9-12 | 446 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Atchison County Community Jr/sr High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    908 Tiger Road
    Effingham, KS 66023
    (913) 833-2240

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #66.
    Central School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    215 N 8th Street
    Atchison, KS 66002
    (913) 360-6540

    Grades: 1-12 | 38 students
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