Garnett School District

305 N. Oak
Garnett, KS 66032
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 946 students in Garnett School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Garnett School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Garnett School District are Garnett Elementary School, Westphalia and Greeley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Garnett School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,311 Schools
# Students
946 Students
476,419 Students
# Teachers
76 Teachers
34,093 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Garnett 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 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#84 out of 286 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Garnett  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 Garnett  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)
38%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garnett  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 Garnett  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.11
0.56
# American Indian Students
6 Students
3,691 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
12 Students
13,470 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
23 Students
98,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
20%
# Black Students
6 Students
32,276 Students
% Black Students
1%
7%
# White Students
893 Students
300,604 Students
% White Students
94%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,026 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
6 Students
27,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
16,833
# Students in K Grade:
57
32,393
# Students in 1st Grade:
67
33,518
# Students in 2nd Grade:
52
33,692
# Students in 3rd Grade:
68
34,397
# Students in 4th Grade:
67
34,535
# Students in 5th Grade:
72
35,601
# Students in 6th Grade:
70
36,208
# Students in 7th Grade:
73
37,254
# Students in 8th Grade:
71
37,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
82
37,258
# Students in 10th Grade:
73
36,210
# Students in 11th Grade:
73
35,159
# Students in 12th Grade:
85
34,362
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,666

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,662 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,276. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,208 is less than the state median of $15,145. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$13 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Garnett  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$13 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Garnett  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,662
$16,276
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Garnett  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,208
$15,145
This chart display average spending per public school student in Garnett  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Garnett School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Garnett Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
403 West Home Run Dr.
Garnett, KS 66032
(785) 448-3177
Grades: PK-6
| 397 students
Rank: #22.
Westphalia
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
500 Liberty St.
Westphalia, KS 66093
(785) 489-2511
Grades: PK-8
| 50 students
Rank: #33.
Greeley Elementary School
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 21-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 S Mary
Greeley, KS 66033
(785) 867-3460
Grades: PK-6
| 50 students
Rank: #44.
Anderson County Junior/Senior High School
Math: 30% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 W. Highway 31
Garnett, KS 66032
(785) 448-3115
Grades: 7-12
| 449 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 946 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 5% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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