Auburn Washburn School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 6,007 students in Auburn Washburn School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Auburn Washburn School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Auburn Washburn School District are Jay Shideler Elementary School, Indian Hills Elementary School and Wanamaker Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Auburn Washburn School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Auburn Washburn School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kansas for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Auburn Washburn School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,311 Schools
# Students
6,007 Students
476,419 Students
# Teachers
480 Teachers
34,093 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Auburn Washburn School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 286 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#33 out of 286 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Auburn Washburn  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Auburn Washburn  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Auburn Washburn  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Auburn Washburn  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.44
0.56
# American Indian Students
27 Students
3,691 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
208 Students
13,470 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
507 Students
98,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
20%
# Black Students
263 Students
32,276 Students
% Black Students
4%
7%
# White Students
4,453 Students
300,604 Students
% White Students
74%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
1,026 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
545 Students
27,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
158
16,833
# Students in K Grade:
351
32,393
# Students in 1st Grade:
408
33,518
# Students in 2nd Grade:
411
33,692
# Students in 3rd Grade:
406
34,397
# Students in 4th Grade:
477
34,535
# Students in 5th Grade:
431
35,601
# Students in 6th Grade:
472
36,208
# Students in 7th Grade:
486
37,254
# Students in 8th Grade:
493
37,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
480
37,258
# Students in 10th Grade:
484
36,210
# Students in 11th Grade:
432
35,159
# Students in 12th Grade:
505
34,362
# Ungraded Students:
13
1,666

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,906 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,276. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,235 is less than the state median of $15,145. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$72 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Auburn Washburn  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$68 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Auburn Washburn  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,906
$16,276
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Auburn Washburn  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,235
$15,145
This chart display average spending per public school student in Auburn Washburn  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Auburn Washburn School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jay Shideler Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4948 Sw Wanamaker
Topeka, KS 66610
(785) 339-4600
Grades: K-6
| 538 students
Rank: #22.
Indian Hills Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7445 Sw 29th
Topeka, KS 66614
(785) 339-4500
Grades: PK-6
| 503 students
Rank: #33.
Wanamaker Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6630 Sw 10th
Topeka, KS 66615
(785) 339-4800
Grades: PK-6
| 488 students
Rank: #44.
Farley Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6701 Sw 33rd Street
Topeka, KS 66614
(785) 408-8300
Grades: PK-6
| 551 students
Rank: #55.
Auburn Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
810 N Commercial
Auburn, KS 66402
(785) 339-4400
Grades: PK-6
| 377 students
Rank: #66.
Washburn Rural Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5620 Sw 61st
Topeka, KS 66619
(785) 339-4300
Grades: 7-8
| 979 students
Rank: #77.
Washburn Rural High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5900 Sw 61st
Topeka, KS 66619
(785) 339-4100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,914 students
Rank: #88.
Pauline Central Primary
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6625 Sw Westview
Topeka, KS 66619
(785) 339-4700
Grades: PK-3
| 368 students
Rank: #99.
Pauline South Intermediate
Math: 23% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7035 Sw Morrill Rd
Wakarusa, KS 66546
(785) 339-4750
Grades: 4-6
| 289 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Auburn Washburn
  • 5928 SW 53rd, Topeka, KS, 66610
  • (785) 339-4000
  • usd437.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,007 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 10% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44

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