Top 10 Best Gardner Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 5,903 students in Gardner, KS. Gardner has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Gardner, KS are Gardner Elementary School, Sunflower Elementary School and Madison Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Gardner, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Gardner have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Best Gardner, KS Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Gardner Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
218 E Shawnee
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3300
Grades: PK-4
| 319 students
Rank: #22.
Sunflower Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
775 North Center
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3700
Grades: PK-4
| 385 students
Rank: #33.
Madison Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
800 W. Madison St.
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-0400
Grades: PK-4
| 588 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Grand Star Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
401 East Grand Street
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3750
Grades: PK-4
| 443 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Nike Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
19500 S. Gardner Road
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3000
Grades: PK-4
| 365 students
Rank: #66.
Moonlight Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
17960 S Moonlight Road
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3100
Grades: PK-4
| 354 students
Rank: #77.
Pioneer Ridge Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
16200 Kill Creek Road
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3850
Grades: 5-8
| 568 students
Rank: #88.
Wheatridge Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
318 E. Washington Street
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-2900
Grades: 5-8
| 543 students
Rank: #99.
Trail Ridge Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
495 E. Grand Street
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3550
Grades: 5-8
| 745 students
Rank: #1010.
Gardner Edgerton High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
425 N. Waverly Road
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,593 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Gardner, Kansas

Gardner, Kansas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
19500 S. Gardner Rd.
Gardner, KS 66030
(913) 856-3000
Grades: 5-6
| 574 students

Recent Articles

New Federal Guidelines Open School Doors to Immigrant Children
New Federal Guidelines Open School Doors to Immigrant Children
The Obama Administration recently warned states that refusing enrollment to students based on citizenship or immigration status violates federal law.
Pros and Cons of Public School Exit Exams
Pros and Cons of Public School Exit Exams
Learn about whether public school exit exams will be a benefit or drawback for students.
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
August 02, 2021
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
The 2020-21 school year was unlike any other and hopefully not one we’ll repeat anytime soon. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the face of America’s public education system and we’re still seeing the effects. In this article, we’ll explore the impact of the pandemic on America’s public schools, see how they responded, and talk about some tips for returning to in-person education this fall.

Quick Links