Derby School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 7,255 students in Derby School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Derby School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Derby School District are Park Hill Elementary School, Derby Hills Elementary School and Swaney Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Derby School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Derby School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kansas for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Derby 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
12 Schools
1,311 Schools
# Students
7,255 Students
476,419 Students
# Teachers
476 Teachers
34,093 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Derby School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 286 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 93% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#136 out of 286 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Derby  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Derby  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)
35%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Derby  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
93%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Derby  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.56
# American Indian Students
81 Students
3,691 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
273 Students
13,470 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,161 Students
98,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
20%
# Black Students
309 Students
32,276 Students
% Black Students
4%
7%
# White Students
4,848 Students
300,604 Students
% White Students
67%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
15 Students
1,026 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
568 Students
27,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
8%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
155
16,833
# Students in K Grade:
481
32,393
# Students in 1st Grade:
503
33,518
# Students in 2nd Grade:
497
33,692
# Students in 3rd Grade:
531
34,397
# Students in 4th Grade:
596
34,535
# Students in 5th Grade:
553
35,601
# Students in 6th Grade:
564
36,208
# Students in 7th Grade:
625
37,254
# Students in 8th Grade:
574
37,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
562
37,258
# Students in 10th Grade:
568
36,210
# Students in 11th Grade:
554
35,159
# Students in 12th Grade:
492
34,362
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,666

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,028 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,276. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,332 is less than the state median of $15,145. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$80 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Derby  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$75 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Derby  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,028
$16,276
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Derby  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
$10,332
$15,145
This chart display average spending per public school student in Derby  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 Derby School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Park Hill Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1500 E Woodbrook Lane
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8095
Grades: PK-5
| 365 students
Rank: #22.
Derby Hills Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2230 North Woodlawn
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8540
Grades: PK-5
| 358 students
Rank: #33.
Swaney Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
501 E English
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8560
Grades: PK-5
| 408 students
Rank: #44.
Tanglewood Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
830 Ridgecrest Rd
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8565
Grades: PK-5
| 627 students
Rank: #55.
El Paso Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
900 E Crestway
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8545
Grades: PK-5
| 262 students
Rank: #66.
Wineteer Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8801 Ent Dr
Wichita, KS 67210
(316) 684-9373
Grades: PK-5
| 418 students
Rank: #77.
Derby North Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3100 N Rock Road
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8408
Grades: 4-8
| 827 students
Rank: #88.
Paul B Cooper Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4625 Juniper
Wichita, KS 67216
(316) 554-0934
Grades: PK-5
| 253 students
Rank: #99.
Derby Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
801 E Madison
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8580
Grades: 6-8
| 936 students
Rank: #1010.
Derby High School
Math: 22% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
920 N Rock Road
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8500
Grades: 8-12
| 2,176 students
Rank: #1111.
Oaklawn Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5000 S Clifton
Wichita, KS 67216
(316) 554-0704
Grades: PK-5
| 258 students
Rank: n/an/a
3012 Triple Creek Dr
Derby, KS 67037
(316) 788-8555
Grades: PK-5
| 367 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Derby
  • 120 E. Washington, Derby, KS, 67037-1489
  • (316) 788-8400
  • derbyschools.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 7,255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 10% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 32% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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