Auburn Washburn School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public preschools serving 2,287 students in Auburn Washburn School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public pre schools in Kansas.
Public Preschools in Auburn Washburn School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Kansas public pre school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 43% statewide average).
The top ranked public preschools in Auburn Washburn School District are Indian Hills Elementary School, Wanamaker Elementary School and Farley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kansas public preschool average of 35% (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
5 Schools
575 Schools
# Students
2,287 Students
175,031 Students
# Teachers
190 Teachers
13,123 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Auburn Washburn School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 257 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
0.46
0.53
# American Indian Students
9 Students
1,274 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
104 Students
3,663 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# Hispanic Students
186 Students
33,270 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
19%
# Black Students
110 Students
11,607 Students
% Black Students
5%
7%
# White Students
1,661 Students
114,298 Students
% White Students
73%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
389 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
214 Students
10,530 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
158
16,772
# Students in K Grade:
289
25,759
# Students in 1st Grade:
339
26,012
# Students in 2nd Grade:
332
25,627
# Students in 3rd Grade:
335
24,395
# Students in 4th Grade:
302
23,858
# Students in 5th Grade:
264
22,015
# Students in 6th Grade:
268
7,652
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
1,237
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
1,168
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
93
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
73
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
71
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
78
# Ungraded Students:
-
221

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 Preschools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #55.
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

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Auburn Washburn School District
  • 5928 SW 53rd, Topeka, KS, 66610
  • (785) 339-4000
  • usd437.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,287 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 10% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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