Top 10 Best Kansas Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 78 blue ribbon public schools serving 33,142 students in Kansas.
These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence, Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Kansas are Lakewood Elementary School, Corinth Elementary School and Prairie Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kansas blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 37% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Kansas Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • Rank: #11.
    Lakewood Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    14600 Lamar Ave.
    Overland Park, KS 66223
    (913) 239-6500

    609 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #22.
    Corinth Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    8301 Mission Road
    Leawood, KS 66206
    (913) 993-2900

    563 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #33.
    Prairie Creek Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    17077 W 165th St
    Olathe, KS 66062
    (913) 592-7255

    580 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #44.
    Clear Creek Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5815 Monticello Rd
    Shawnee, KS 66226
    (913) 422-8700

    547 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #55.
    Mission Trail Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13200 Mission Road
    Leawood, KS 66209
    (913) 239-6700

    477 students
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #66.
    Regency Place Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13250 S Greenwood
    Olathe, KS 66062
    (913) 780-7620

    436 students
    Year: 2006
  • Rank: #77.
    Marais Des Cygnes Valley Elementary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    213 N 8th
    Quenemo, KS 66528
    (785) 759-3512

    107 students
    Year: 2014
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Mill Creek Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13951 W 79th St
    Lenexa, KS 66215
    (913) 993-3700

    431 students
    Year: 2003
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Valley Heights Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    508 Chestnut
    Blue Rapids, KS 66411
    (785) 363-7693

    146 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #1010.
    Bradley Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Bldg 1726
    Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
    (913) 651-6915

    510 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Bostic Traditional Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8103 E Gilbert
    Wichita, KS 67207
    (316) 973-1800

    271 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Ellsworth Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    110 E 3rd
    Ellsworth, KS 67439
    (785) 472-5554

    268 students
    Year: 2008
  • Rank: #1313.
    Piper Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3131 N. 122nd
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 721-5000

    784 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #1414.
    Sunflower Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    775 North Center
    Gardner, KS 66030
    (913) 856-3700

    385 students
    Year: 2011
  • Rank: #1515.
    Sterling Grade School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    218 S 5th
    Sterling, KS 67579
    (620) 278-3112

    272 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #1616.
    Central Plains Elementary School - Holyrood Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    600 S. Main St.
    Holyrood, KS 67450
    (785) 252-3666

    152 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #1717.
    St George Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    200 Blackjack Road
    Saint George, KS 66535
    (785) 494-2482

    489 students
    Year: 2010
  • Rank: #1818.
    Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1625 St Marys Rd
    Junction City, KS 66441
    (785) 717-4340

    310 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Morris Hill Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4400 First Division Rd
    Fort Riley, KS 66442
    (785) 717-4650

    189 students
    Year: 2007
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Stanley Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    6121 W. 158th St.
    Overland Park, KS 66223
    (913) 239-7200

    635 students
    Year: 2004
  • Rank: #2121.
    Gardner Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    218 E Shawnee
    Gardner, KS 66030
    (913) 856-3300

    319 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #2222.
    Timmerman Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2901 Timmerman Dr
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2270

    420 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #2323.
    Sheridan Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    429 W Ash
    Junction City, KS 66441
    (785) 717-4670

    242 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #2424.
    Marion Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1400 E Lawrence
    Marion, KS 66861
    (620) 382-3771

    240 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Mckinley Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    112 N Rogers
    Abilene, KS 67410
    (785) 263-2311

    238 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Ruth Clark Elementary K-5 Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1900 W. 55th Street South
    Wichita, KS 67217
    (316) 554-2333

    384 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #2727.
    Rock Creek Jr/sr High School Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9355 Flush Road
    Saint George, KS 66535
    (785) 494-8591

    436 students
    Year: 2009
  • Rank: #2828.
    Blue Valley North High School Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    12200 Lamar Ave.
    Leawood, KS 66209
    (913) 239-3000

    1,521 student
    Year: 2008
  • Rank: #2929.
    Hillcrest Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1045 Hilltop Dr
    Lawrence, KS 66044
    (785) 832-5720

    306 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    515 N. Oak St.
    Hoisington, KS 67544
    (620) 653-4549

    221 students
    Year: 2007
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Phillipsburg Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    300 Nebraska Avenue
    Phillipsburg, KS 67661
    (785) 543-2174

    238 students
    Year: 2009
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Jefferson Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4720 Jackson Avenue
    Fort Riley, KS 66442
    (785) 717-4550

    182 students
    Year: 2004
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Oswego Neosho Hgts Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    12 Oregon
    Oswego, KS 67356
    (620) 795-4541

    205 students
    Year: 2013
  • Rank: #3434.
    Woodlawn Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    508 Elm St
    Lawrence, KS 66044
    (785) 832-5920

    214 students
    Year: 2010
  • Rank: #3535.
    Ware Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    6795 Thomas Avenue
    Fort Riley, KS 66442
    (785) 717-4600

    523 students
    Year: 2005
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