Top 5 Best Brown County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,578 students in Brown County, KS. Brown County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Brown County, KS are Hiawatha Elementary School, Hiawatha Middle School and Hiawatha Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Brown County, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Brown County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Best Brown County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hiawatha Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
600 Miami
Hiawatha, KS 66434
(785) 742-7181
Grades: PK-4
| 402 students
Rank: #22.
Hiawatha Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
307 South Morrill Ave
Hiawatha, KS 66434
(785) 742-4172
Grades: 5-8
| 286 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Hiawatha Senior High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Red Hawk Drive
Hiawatha, KS 66434
(785) 742-3312
Grades: 9-12
| 244 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Horton Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
300 E 16th
Horton, KS 66439
(785) 486-2616
Grades: PK-4
| 245 students
Rank: #55.
Everest Middle School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
221 South 7th
Everest, KS 66424
(785) 548-7536
Grades: 5-8
| 176 students
Rank: #66.
Horton High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1120 First Ave East
Horton, KS 66439
(785) 486-2151
Grades: 9-12
| 157 students
P.o. Box 106
Powhattan, KS 66527
(785) 474-3365
Grades: K-12
| 68 students

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