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For the 2021 school year, there are 47 public schools in Kansas City School District, serving 22,612 students. Kansas City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Public schools in Kansas City School District have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 14% (versus the 37% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Kansas City School District are Bridges/wyandot Academy, Fairfax Learning Center and Sumner Academy Of Arts & Science. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Kansas public school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameKansas City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.kckps.org
School District Phone Number(913) 551-3200
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KS)
# of Schools47 Schools1,320 Schools
# of Students22,612 Students490,702 Students
# of Teachers1,571 Teachers34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Comparison

Kansas City 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 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 65% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#283 out of 286 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kansas City  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kansas City  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kansas City  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
74%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kansas City  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.660.54
# of American Indian Students52 Students4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1,561 Students13,924 Students
% Asian Students
7%
3%
# of Hispanic Students11,230 Students96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
50%
20%
# of Black Students6,171 Students33,739 Students
% Black Students
27%
7%
# of White Students2,871 Students315,772 Students
% White Students
13%
64%
# of Hawaiian Students89 Students937 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students638 Students25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:87718,630
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,82935,465
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,69035,410
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,72836,289
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,80236,729
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,85137,562
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,80037,566
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,74836,694
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,61736,111
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,55536,173
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,93237,382
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,48935,769
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,27234,526
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,10833,966
# of Ungraded Students:3142,430

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,249 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,694. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,472 is less than the state median of $14,025. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (KS)
Total Revenue$300 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kansas City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$305 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Kansas City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,249$14,694
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kansas City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,472$14,025
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kansas City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Kansas City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bridges/wyandot Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3101 N. 10th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-6702

    Grades: 1-12 | 31 students
  • Fairfax Learning Center Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3016 N. 9th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-6700

    Grades: 9-12 | 60 students
  • Sumner Academy Of Arts & Science Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1610 N 8th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66101
    (913) 627-7200

    Grades: 8-12 | 1,000 student
  • Bethel Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7850 Yecker
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 627-3000

    Grades: K-5 | 203 students
  • White Church Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2226 N 85th St
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 627-4250

    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
  • Wm A White Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2600 N 43rd Terrace
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-6250

    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
  • Stony Point South Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 South 78th St
    Kansas City, KS 66111
    (913) 627-4600

    Grades: K-5 | 316 students
  • Emerson Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1429 S 29th
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913) 627-5900

    Grades: K-5 | 193 students
  • Frank Rushton Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2605 W 43rd Avenue
    Kansas City, KS 66103
    (913) 627-3050

    Grades: K-5 | 330 students
  • Claude A Huyck Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1530 N 83rd Street
    Kansas City, KS 66112
    (913) 627-4650

    Grades: K-5 | 316 students
  • Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2300 Minnesota Avenue
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-5200

    Grades: K-5 | 297 students
  • Eugene Ware Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4820 Oakland
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-5950

    Grades: K-5 | 283 students
  • Noble Prentis Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2337 S 14th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66103
    (913) 627-5250

    Grades: K-5 | 236 students
  • Thomas A Edison Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 Locust Street
    Kansas City, KS 66103
    (913) 627-4900

    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
  • Whittier Elementary School Math: 18% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    295 S 10th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-6400

    Grades: K-5 | 599 students
  • New Stanley Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3604 Metropolitan
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913) 627-3950

    Grades: K-5 | 346 students
  • Silver City Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2515 Lawrence Ave
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913) 627-4550

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • Stony Point North Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8200 Elizabeth
    Kansas City, KS 66112
    (913) 627-4500

    Grades: K-5 | 329 students
  • Arrowhead Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1715 N 82nd Street
    Kansas City, KS 66112
    (913) 627-6600

    Grades: 6-8 | 406 students
  • John Fiske Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    625 S Valley
    Kansas City, KS 66105
    (913) 627-4850

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,033 student
  • Hazel Grove Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2401 N 67th St
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-7000

    Grades: K-5 | 546 students
  • Frances Willard Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3400 Orville
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-6100

    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
  • John F Kennedy Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2600 N 72nd St
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 627-4950

    Grades: K-5 | 464 students
  • Mckinley Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1301 Armstrong
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-7350

    Grades: K-5 | 348 students
  • M E Pearson Elementary School Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    310 N 11th St
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-3150

    Grades: PK-5 | 656 students
  • Argentine Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2123 Ruby Avenue
    Kansas City, KS 66106
    (913) 627-6750

    Grades: 6-8 | 659 students
  • Lindbergh Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    641 N 57th St
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-5150

    Grades: K-5 | 248 students
  • Quindaro Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2800 Farrow
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-4400

    Grades: K-5 | 381 students
  • Parker Elementary School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3334 Haskell
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-4200

    Grades: K-5 | 100 students
  • Coronado Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1735 N 64th Terr
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 627-6300

    Grades: 6-8 | 457 students
  • D D Eisenhower Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2901 N 72nd St
    Kansas City, KS 66109
    (913) 627-6450

    Grades: 6-8 | 690 students
  • Bertram Caruthers Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1100 Waverly
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-4750

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • Chelsea Elementary School Math: 7% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2500 Wood
    Kansas City, KS 66104
    (913) 627-5000

    Grades: K-5 | 707 students
  • Central Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 8%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    925 Ivandale
    Kansas City, KS 66101
    (913) 627-6150

    Grades: 6-8 | 723 students
  • Banneker Elementary School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2026 N 4th Street
    Kansas City, KS 66101
    (913) 627-4700

    Grades: PK-5 | 396 students
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