Garden City School District

1205 Fleming Street
Garden City, KS 67846-4751
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public middle schools serving 1,661 students in Garden City School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Kansas.
Public Middle Schools in Garden City School District have an average math proficiency score of 13% (versus the Kansas public middle school average of 23%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 30% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kansas public middle school average of 35% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
18 Schools
449 Schools
# Students
7,255 Students
141,425 Students
# Teachers
496 Teachers
10,414 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Garden City 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 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 80% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KS)
#259 out of 286 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Garden City  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
17%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garden City  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 2020-21 school year data.
23%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garden City  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 2020-21 school year data.
87%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Garden City  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.45
0.54
# American Indian Students
12 Students
1,159 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
315 Students
3,603 Students
% Asian Students
4%
3%
# Hispanic Students
5,193 Students
28,490 Students
% Hispanic Students
72%
20%
# Black Students
262 Students
8,776 Students
% Black Students
4%
6%
# White Students
1,342 Students
91,425 Students
% White Students
18%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
285 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
125 Students
7,687 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
488
1,185
# Students in K Grade:
562
1,652
# Students in 1st Grade:
506
1,876
# Students in 2nd Grade:
491
1,933
# Students in 3rd Grade:
479
2,059
# Students in 4th Grade:
449
2,515
# Students in 5th Grade:
500
4,252
# Students in 6th Grade:
537
26,729
# Students in 7th Grade:
552
36,432
# Students in 8th Grade:
521
37,168
# Students in 9th Grade:
670
6,450
# Students in 10th Grade:
526
6,100
# Students in 11th Grade:
514
6,047
# Students in 12th Grade:
460
6,260
# Ungraded Students:
-
767

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,548 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,220. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,069 is less than the state median of $17,133. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$113 MM
$7,774 MM
This chart display total revenue of Garden City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$95 MM
$8,211 MM
This chart display total spending of Garden City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,548
$16,220
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Garden City  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,069
$17,133
This chart display average spending per public school student in Garden City  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Garden City School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Charles O Stones Intermediate Center
(Math: 18% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
401 N Jennie Barker Rd
Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 805-8300
Grades: 5-8
| 391 students
Rank: #22.
Kenneth Henderson Middle School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2406 Fleming
Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 805-8500
Grades: 7-8
| 393 students
Rank: #33.
Horace J. Good Middle School
(Math: 9% | Reading: 17%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1412 N. Main St.
Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 805-8100
Grades: 7-8
| 656 students
Rank: #44.
Gc Achieve At J.d. Adams Hall
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1312 N. 7th Street
Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 805-8600
Grades: K-12
| 105 students
Rank: n/an/a
1312 N. 7th Street
Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 805-8615
Grades: 7-12
| 116 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 18 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 7,255 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 82%
  • : 87% (Top 50% in KS)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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