Top 5 Best Atchison County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 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 25% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Atchison County have an average ranking of 3/10, 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).

Best Atchison County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Atchison County Community Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
607 8th Street
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 833-4420
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
Rank: #22.
Atchison Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
825 N 17th Street
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-1161
Grades: PK-5
| 843 students
Rank: #33.
Atchison Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
301 N 5th
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-5363
Grades: 6-8
| 399 students
Rank: #44.
Atchison High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1500 W. Riley St
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-4162
Grades: 9-12
| 446 students
Rank: #55.
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
Rank: #66.
Atchison County Community Jr/sr High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
908 Tiger Road
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 833-2240
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
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Atchison County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
908 Tiger
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 833-2240
Grades: 9-12
| 229 students
607 8th Street
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 833-4420
Grades: 5-8
| 229 students
306 Main St
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 833-2200
Grades: PK-1
| n/a students
Box 459
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-6590
Grades: 6-11
| 48 students
1900 North 2nd St
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-6590
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
4424 Us Hwy 59
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 886-8381
Grades: K-4
| 68 students
306 Main Street
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 833-2200
Grades: PK-4
| 132 students
300 S Kansas Street
Effingham, KS 66023
(913) 874-2200
Grades: K-4
| 79 students

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