Top 10 Best Dickinson County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 3,560 students in Dickinson County, KS (there are 2 private schools, serving 132 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in Dickinson County, KS are educated in public schools (compared to the KS state average of 92%).
The top ranked public schools in Dickinson County, KS are Hope Elementary School, Hope High School and Chapman High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Dickinson County, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Kansas public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 33% statewide average). Schools in Dickinson County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public Schools in Dickinson County (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hope Elementary School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
200 Poplar St
Hope, KS 67451
(785) 366-7221
Grades: PK-8
| 74 students
Rank: #22.
Hope High School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50% )
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200 Poplar St
Hope, KS 67451
(785) 366-7221
Grades: 9-12
| 30 students
Rank: #33.
Chapman High School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
400 W 4th
Chapman, KS 67431
(785) 922-6561
Grades: 9-12
| 348 students
Rank: #44.
Blue Ridge Elementary School
(Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1539 Hwy 18
Chapman, KS 67431
(785) 598-2226
Grades: PK-5
| 67 students
Rank: #55.
Rural Center Elementary School
(Math: 40-59% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
902 1400 Avenue
Chapman, KS 67431
(785) 479-2213
Grades: PK-5
| 59 students
Rank: #66.
Mckinley Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
112 N Rogers
Abilene, KS 67410
(785) 263-2311
Grades: 2-3
| 225 students
Rank: #77.
Herington Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1403 North D Street
Herington, KS 67449
(785) 258-3234
Grades: PK-5
| 178 students
Rank: #88.
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1101 North Vine
Abilene, KS 67410
(785) 263-1643
Grades: 4-5
| 202 students
Rank: #99.
Chapman Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 Irish Drive
Chapman, KS 67431
(785) 922-7171
Grades: PK-5
| 301 students
Rank: #1010.
Solomon Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
411 N. Pine
Solomon, KS 67480
(785) 655-2521
Grades: PK-8
| 271 students
Rank: #1111.
Abilene Middle School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Northwest 14th
Abilene, KS 67410
(785) 263-1471
Grades: 6-8
| 354 students
Rank: #1212.
Abilene High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1300 N Cedar
Abilene, KS 67410
(785) 263-1260
Grades: 9-12
| 448 students
Rank: #1313.
Chapman Middle School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
622 N Marshall
Chapman, KS 67431
(785) 922-6555
Grades: 6-8
| 286 students
Rank: #1414.
Herington Middle School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1317 N D Street
Herington, KS 67449
(785) 258-2448
Grades: 6-8
| 115 students
Rank: #1515.
Enterprise Elementary School
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
302 S High
Enterprise, KS 67441
(785) 263-8248
Grades: PK-5
| 79 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Herington High School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 North D
Herington, KS 67449
(785) 258-2261
Grades: 9-12
| 142 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Solomon High School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
409 N. Pine
Solomon, KS 67480
(785) 655-2551
Grades: 9-12
| 99 students
Rank: n/an/a
1101 N. Mulberry
Abilene, KS 67410
(785) 263-1922
Grades: 6-12
| 18 students
Rank: n/an/a
1501 N Kuney
Abilene, KS 67410
(785) 263-1088
Grades: PK-1
| 264 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Dickinson County, KS?
The top ranked public schools in Dickinson County, KS include Hope Elementary School, Hope High School and Chapman High School.
How many public schools are located in Dickinson County, KS?
19 public schools are located in Dickinson County, KS.
What percentage of students in Dickinson County, KS go to public school?
96% of all K-12 students in Dickinson County, KS are educated in public schools (compared to the KS state average of 92%).
What is the racial composition of students in Dickinson County, KS?
Dickinson County, KS public schools minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public schools average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

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