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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,376 students in Buhler School District. Buhler School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Buhler School District are Buhler Elementary School, Plum Creek Elementary School and Union Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Buhler School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameBuhler School District
School District Websitehttp://www.usd313.org
School District Phone Number(620) 543-2258
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KS)
# of Schools5 Schools1,320 Schools
# of Students2,376 Students490,702 Students
# of Teachers133 Teachers34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1

District Comparison

Buhler School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 286 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#70 out of 286 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Buhler  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Buhler  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Buhler  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Buhler  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.210.54
# of American Indian Students6 Students4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students18 Students13,924 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students127 Students96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
20%
# of Black Students40 Students33,739 Students
% Black Students
2%
7%
# of White Students2,115 Students315,772 Students
% White Students
89%
64%
# of Hawaiian Students6 Students937 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students64 Students25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:13718,630
# of Students in Kindergarten:15535,465
# of Students in 1st Grade:13935,410
# of Students in 2nd Grade:17436,289
# of Students in 3rd Grade:19436,729
# of Students in 4th Grade:17937,562
# of Students in 5th Grade:18737,566
# of Students in 6th Grade:18936,694
# of Students in 7th Grade:19236,111
# of Students in 8th Grade:17236,173
# of Students in 9th Grade:17137,382
# of Students in 10th Grade:17735,769
# of Students in 11th Grade:15834,526
# of Students in 12th Grade:15233,966
# of Ungraded Students: - 2,430

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,974 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,694. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,373 is less than the state median of $14,025. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (KS)
Total Revenue$26 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Buhler  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$29 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Buhler  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,974$14,694
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Buhler  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,373$14,025
This chart display average spending per public school student in Buhler  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Buhler School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Buhler Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    808 N Main
    Buhler, KS 67522
    (620) 543-2240

    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Plum Creek Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    901 East 43rd Avenue
    Hutchinson, KS 67502
    (620) 662-5535

    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Union Valley Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2501 E 30th
    Hutchinson, KS 67502
    (620) 662-4891

    Grades: PK-5 | 423 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Prairie Hills Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3200 Lucille Drive
    Hutchinson, KS 67502
    (620) 662-6027

    Grades: 6-8 | 553 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Buhler High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    611 N Main
    Buhler, KS 67522
    (620) 543-2255

    Grades: 9-12 | 658 students
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