Top 10 Best Douglas County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 14,653 students in Douglas County, KS. Douglas County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Douglas County, KS are Langston Hughes Elementary School, Broken Arrow Elementary School and Quail Run Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Douglas County, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Douglas County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Best Douglas County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Langston Hughes Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1101 George Williams Way
Lawrence, KS 66049
(785) 832-5890
Grades: K-5
| 449 students
Rank: #22.
Broken Arrow Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2704 Louisiana St
Lawrence, KS 66046
(785) 832-5600
Grades: K-5
| 248 students
Rank: #33.
Quail Run Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1130 Inverness Drive
Lawrence, KS 66049
(785) 832-5820
Grades: K-5
| 415 students
Rank: #44.
Woodlawn Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
508 Elm St
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5920
Grades: K-5
| 204 students
Rank: #55.
Deerfield Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
101 Lawrence Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66049
(785) 832-5660
Grades: K-5
| 461 students
Rank: #66.
Hillcrest Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1045 Hilltop Dr
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5720
Grades: K-5
| 323 students
Rank: #77.
Lawrence Southwest Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2511 Inverness Drive
Lawrence, KS 66047
(785) 832-5550
Grades: 6-8
| 638 students
Rank: #88.
Sunset Hill Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
901 Schwarz Rd
Lawrence, KS 66049
(785) 832-5880
Grades: K-5
| 363 students
Rank: #99.
Sunflower Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2521 Inverness Drive
Lawrence, KS 66047
(785) 832-5870
Grades: K-5
| 431 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Cordley Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1837 Vermont St
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5640
Grades: K-5
| 207 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Schwegler Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2201 Ousdahl Rd
Lawrence, KS 66046
(785) 832-5860
Grades: K-5
| 309 students
Rank: #1212.
Lawrence Virtual School
Charter School
Math: 32% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1104 E 1000 Road
Lawrence, KS 66047
(785) 832-5620
Grades: K-12
| 1,268 students
Rank: #1313.
Lawrence Free State High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4700 Overland Drive
Lawrence, KS 66049
(785) 832-6050
Grades: 9-12
| 1,786 students
Rank: #1414.
New York Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
936 New York Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5780
Grades: K-5
| 201 students
Rank: #1515.
Baldwin Elementary Intermediate Center
Math: 33% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Bullpup Drive
Baldwin City, KS 66006
(785) 594-2446
Grades: 3-5
| 278 students
Rank: #1616.
Lecompton Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
626 Whitfield St
Lecompton, KS 66050
(785) 887-6343
Grades: PK-4
| 281 students
Rank: #1717.
Eudora Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
801 E. 10th
Eudora, KS 66025
(785) 542-4940
Grades: PK-5
| 749 students
Rank: #1818.
Prairie Park Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2711 Kensington Road
Lawrence, KS 66046
(785) 832-5740
Grades: K-5
| 308 students
Rank: #1919.
Baldwin High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
415 Eisenhower
Baldwin City, KS 66006
(785) 594-2725
Grades: 9-12
| 410 students
Rank: #2020.
Baldwin Junior High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 Eisenhower
Baldwin City, KS 66006
(785) 594-2448
Grades: 6-8
| 330 students
Rank: #2121.
Lawrence West Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2700 Harvard Road
Lawrence, KS 66049
(785) 832-5500
Grades: 6-8
| 624 students
Rank: #2222.
Pinckney Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
810 W 6 Street
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5800
Grades: K-5
| 199 students
Rank: #2323.
Eudora Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2635 Church
Eudora, KS 66025
(785) 542-4960
Grades: 6-8
| 395 students
Rank: #2424.
Lawrence High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1901 Louisiana St
Lawrence, KS 66046
(785) 832-5050
Grades: 9-12
| 1,575 students
Rank: #2525.
Eudora High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2203 Church
Eudora, KS 66025
(785) 542-4980
Grades: 9-12
| 540 students
Rank: #2626.
Lawrence Liberty Memorial Central Mid School
Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 Massachusetts St
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5400
Grades: 6-8
| 487 students
Rank: #2727.
Billy Mills Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2734 Louisiana St
Lawrence, KS 66046
(785) 832-5450
Grades: 6-8
| 514 students
Rank: #2828.
Kennedy Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1605 Davis Rd
Lawrence, KS 66046
(785) 832-5760
Grades: PK-5
| 350 students
Rank: n/an/a
500 Lawrence Street
Baldwin City, KS 66006
(785) 594-2444
Grades: PK-2
| 310 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Douglas County, KS

Douglas County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
700 Chapel
Baldwin City, KS 66006
(785) 594-2444
Grades: K-2
| n/a students
1430 Haskell Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5680
Grades: K-6
| 183 students
1310 Winchester Rd
Eudora, KS 66025
(785) 542-4920
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
1310 Winchester Road
Eudora, KS 66025
(785) 542-4940
Grades: 3-5
| 302 students
1104 E 1000 Road
Lawrence, KS 66047
(785) 832-5620
Grades: 9-12
| 320 students
316 East 900 Rd
Baldwin City, KS 66006
(785) 594-3081
Grades: 1-5
| 67 students
1428 Elm Street
Eudora, KS 66025
(785) 542-4920
Grades: PK-2
| 390 students
601 North Iowa St
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 832-5840
Grades: K-6
| 110 students
702 East 1747 Rd
Baldwin City, KS 66006
(785) 594-3912
Grades: 1-5
| 69 students
1104 East 1000 Rd
Lawrence, KS 66047
(785) 832-5900
Grades: K-6
| 194 students

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