Geary County Schools School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 7,179 students in Geary County Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Geary County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Geary County Schools School District are Eisenhower Elementary School, Fort Riley Elementary School and Lincoln Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Geary County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Geary County Schools 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%)

Overview

School District Name
Geary County Schools 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
17 Schools
1,322 Schools
# Students
7,179 Students
490,702 Students
# Teachers
565 Teachers
34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Geary County Schools 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 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 78% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#140 out of 286 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Geary County Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Geary County Schools  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)
37%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Geary County Schools  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
87%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Geary County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.70
0.54
# American Indian Students
56 Students
4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
158 Students
13,924 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
1,356 Students
96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
20%
# Black Students
1,301 Students
33,739 Students
% Black Students
18%
7%
# White Students
3,427 Students
315,772 Students
% White Students
48%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
133 Students
937 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
748 Students
25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
18,630
# Students in K Grade:
754
35,465
# Students in 1st Grade:
746
35,410
# Students in 2nd Grade:
676
36,289
# Students in 3rd Grade:
634
36,729
# Students in 4th Grade:
651
37,562
# Students in 5th Grade:
630
37,566
# Students in 6th Grade:
536
36,694
# Students in 7th Grade:
538
36,111
# Students in 8th Grade:
446
36,173
# Students in 9th Grade:
397
37,382
# Students in 10th Grade:
417
35,769
# Students in 11th Grade:
381
34,526
# Students in 12th Grade:
373
33,966
# Ungraded Students:
-
2,430

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,949 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 $13,006 is less than the state median of $14,392. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$100 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Geary County Schools  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
$93 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Geary County Schools  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
$13,949
$15,467
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Geary County Schools  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
$13,006
$14,392
This chart display average spending per public school student in Geary County Schools  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 Geary County Schools School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Eisenhower Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1625 St Marys Rd
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4340
Grades: K-5
| 310 students
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Fort Riley Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
28000 Rifle Range Road
Fort Riley, KS 66442
(785) 717-4450
Grades: K-5
| 430 students
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
300 N Lincoln
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4570
Grades: PK-5
| 243 students
Rank: #44.
Ware Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6795 Thomas Avenue
Fort Riley, KS 66442
(785) 717-4600
Grades: K-5
| 523 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4720 Jackson Avenue
Fort Riley, KS 66442
(785) 717-4550
Grades: PK-5
| 182 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Morris Hill Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4400 First Division Rd
Fort Riley, KS 66442
(785) 717-4650
Grades: PK-5
| 189 students
Rank: #77.
Sheridan Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
429 W Ash
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4670
Grades: K-5
| 242 students
Rank: #88.
Spring Valley Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1601 Hickory Lane
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4790
Grades: PK-5
| 378 students
Rank: #99.
Grandview Elementary School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
109 E Grandview Drive
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4470
Grades: K-5
| 123 students
Rank: #1010.
Ltg Richard J. Seitz Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
27500 Rifle Range Rd
Ft. Riley, KS 66641
(785) 717-6500
Grades: K-5
| 620 students
Rank: #1111.
Franklin Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
410 W 2nd
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4380
Grades: K-5
| 179 students
Rank: #1212.
Westwood Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1600 N Eisenhower Dr
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4150
Grades: K-5
| 256 students
Rank: #1313.
Milford Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
12th & Lakeview
Milford, KS 66514
(785) 717-4170
Grades: K-5
| 87 students
Rank: #1414.
Fort Riley Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4020 First Division Rd
Fort Riley, KS 66442
(785) 717-4500
Grades: 6-8
| 606 students
Rank: #1515.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1500 N Washington
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4690
Grades: PK-5
| 329 students
Rank: #1616.
Junction City Senior High School
Math: 19% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
900 N Eisenhower Drive
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4200
Grades: 9-12
| 1,568 students
Rank: #1717.
Junction City Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Wildcat Lane
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 717-4400
Grades: 6-8
| 914 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 7,179 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 52%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Top 50% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.70

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