Top 3 Best Independence Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,143 students in Independence, KS. Independence has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Independence, KS are Jefferson School, Independence Senior High School and Independence Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Independence, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Independence have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Best Independence, KS Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Jefferson School
Math: 39% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2101 N. 13th St.
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-1875
Grades: PK-8
| 579 students
Rank: #22.
Independence Senior High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1301 N. 10th St.
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-1815
Grades: PK-12
| 592 students
Rank: #33.
Independence Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
300 W. Locust St.
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-1836
Grades: 6-8
| 500 students
501 Spruce St.
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-1854
Grades: PK-2
| 472 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Independence, Kansas

Independence, Kansas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
701 West Laurel
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-1847
Grades: 3-4
| 291 students
300 East Myrtle
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-1875
Grades: 1-8
| 235 students

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