Top 5 Best Clay County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,443 students in Clay County, KS. Clay County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Clay County, KS are Lincoln Elementary School, Garfield Elementary School and Clay Center Community High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Clay County, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 33% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Clay County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Best Clay County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1020 Grant
Clay Center, KS 67432
(785) 632-2156
Grades: PK-3
| 380 students
Rank: #22.
Garfield Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
815 4th St
Clay Center, KS 67432
(785) 632-2125
Grades: 4-5
| 186 students
Rank: #33.
Clay Center Community High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1630 Ninth St
Clay Center, KS 67432
(785) 632-2131
Grades: 9-12
| 307 students
Rank: #44.
Clifton-clyde Middle School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
405 W Parallel
Clifton, KS 66937
(785) 455-3323
Grades: 4-7
| 117 students
Rank: #55.
Clay Center Community Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
935 Prospect Street
Clay Center, KS 67432
(785) 632-3232
Grades: 6-8
| 258 students
Rank: #66.
Wakefield High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
502 Third
Wakefield, KS 67487
(785) 461-5437
Grades: 9-12
| 70 students
Rank: #77.
Wakefield Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
502 Third
Wakefield, KS 67487
(785) 461-5437
Grades: K-8
| 125 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Clay County, KS

Clay County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
P O Box 128
Green, KS 67447
(785) 944-3324
Grades: K-5
| 19 students
322 Weda Street
Longford, KS 67458
(785) 388-2322
Grades: K-5
| 31 students
P O Box 74
Morganville, KS 67468
(785) 926-3564
Grades: K-5
| 29 students

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