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 is 1 public high school serving 1,914 students in Auburn Washburn School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in Kansas.
Public High School in Auburn Washburn School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Kansas public high school average of 25%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 29% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in Auburn Washburn School District is Washburn Rural High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Auburn Washburn School District have a Graduation Rate of 94%, which is more than the Kansas average of 86%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Washburn Rural High School, with 94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Kansas or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public high school average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
9 Schools
365 Schools
# Students
6,007 Students
161,625 Students
# Teachers
480 Teachers
10,940 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
0.54
# American Indian Students
27 Students
1,463 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
208 Students
4,472 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
507 Students
31,702 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
20%
# Black Students
263 Students
10,492 Students
% Black Students
4%
6%
# White Students
4,453 Students
104,907 Students
% White Students
74%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
306 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
545 Students
8,283 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
158
74
# Students in K Grade:
351
444
# Students in 1st Grade:
408
772
# Students in 2nd Grade:
411
890
# Students in 3rd Grade:
406
883
# Students in 4th Grade:
477
931
# Students in 5th Grade:
431
945
# Students in 6th Grade:
472
1,950
# Students in 7th Grade:
486
4,876
# Students in 8th Grade:
493
5,206
# 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
1,665

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 High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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

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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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