Gardner Edgerton School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 6,084 students in Gardner Edgerton School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Gardner Edgerton School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Gardner Edgerton School District are Edgerton Elementary School, Gardner Elementary School and Sunflower Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Gardner Edgerton School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Gardner Edgerton School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
11 Schools
1,322 Schools
# Students
6,084 Students
490,702 Students
# Teachers
431 Teachers
34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Gardner Edgerton School District, which is ranked within the top 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 95% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#82 out of 286 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Gardner Edgerton  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gardner Edgerton  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)
39%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gardner Edgerton  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
95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Gardner Edgerton  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.36
0.54
# American Indian Students
22 Students
4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
88 Students
13,924 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
607 Students
96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
20%
# Black Students
206 Students
33,739 Students
% Black Students
3%
7%
# White Students
4,843 Students
315,772 Students
% White Students
80%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
937 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
309 Students
25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
273
18,630
# Students in K Grade:
480
35,465
# Students in 1st Grade:
469
35,410
# Students in 2nd Grade:
465
36,289
# Students in 3rd Grade:
459
36,729
# Students in 4th Grade:
489
37,562
# Students in 5th Grade:
481
37,566
# Students in 6th Grade:
455
36,694
# Students in 7th Grade:
485
36,111
# Students in 8th Grade:
435
36,173
# Students in 9th Grade:
403
37,382
# Students in 10th Grade:
402
35,769
# Students in 11th Grade:
385
34,526
# Students in 12th Grade:
402
33,966
# Ungraded Students:
1
2,430

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,484 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,467. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,787 is less than the state median of $14,392. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$82 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Gardner Edgerton  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$78 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Gardner Edgerton  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,484
$15,467
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Gardner Edgerton  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,787
$14,392
This chart display average spending per public school student in Gardner Edgerton  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Gardner Edgerton School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Edgerton Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
400 W Nelson
Edgerton, KS 66021
(913) 856-3500
Grades: PK-4
| 181 students
Rank: #22.
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: #33.
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: #44.
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: #5 - 65. - 6.
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: #5 - 65. - 6.
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: #77.
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: #88.
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: #99.
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: #1010.
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: #1111.
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

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Gardner Edgerton
  • 231 East Madison Street, Gardner, KS, 66030
  • (913) 856-2000
  • usd231.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,084 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 5% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36

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