Auburn Washburn School District

5928 SW 53rd
Topeka , KS 66610
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Grades: PK - 12

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%)
For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools serving 3,114 students in Auburn Washburn School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public elementary schools in Kansas.
Public Elementary Schools in Auburn Washburn School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Kansas public elementary school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 39% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary 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. Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kansas public elementary school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
9 Schools
969 Schools
# Students
6,007 Students
318,494 Students
# Teachers
480 Teachers
23,152 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
2,370 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
208 Students
9,048 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
507 Students
65,884 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
20%
# Black Students
263 Students
21,617 Students
% Black Students
4%
7%
# White Students
4,453 Students
199,945 Students
% White Students
74%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
737 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
545 Students
18,893 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
158
16,643
# Students in K Grade:
351
32,203
# 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
27,702
# Students in 8th Grade:
493
27,480
# Students in 9th Grade:
480
1,462
# Students in 10th Grade:
484
1,554
# Students in 11th Grade:
432
1,526
# Students in 12th Grade:
505
1,643
# Ungraded Students:
13
330

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 (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$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 2019-20 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 Elementary 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.
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: #77.
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)

  • District size: 9
  • Enrollment: 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 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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