Kismet-Plains School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 608 students in Kismet-Plains School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Kismet-Plains School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Kismet-Plains School District are Plains Elementary School, Southwestern Heights Jr/sr High School and Kismet Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Kismet-Plains School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Kismet-Plains School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,311 Schools
# Students
608 Students
476,419 Students
# Teachers
50 Teachers
34,093 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Kismet-Plains 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 80% has decreased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#265 out of 286 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kismet-Plains  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kismet-Plains  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)
18%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kismet-Plains  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
≥80%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kismet-Plains  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.46
0.56
# American Indian Students
n/a
3,691 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
13,470 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
402 Students
98,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
66%
20%
# Black Students
1 Student
32,276 Students
% Black Students
n/a
7%
# White Students
201 Students
300,604 Students
% White Students
33%
63%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,026 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
27,230 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
28
16,833
# Students in K Grade:
42
32,393
# Students in 1st Grade:
41
33,518
# Students in 2nd Grade:
48
33,692
# Students in 3rd Grade:
38
34,397
# Students in 4th Grade:
41
34,535
# Students in 5th Grade:
49
35,601
# Students in 6th Grade:
41
36,208
# Students in 7th Grade:
46
37,254
# Students in 8th Grade:
57
37,333
# Students in 9th Grade:
46
37,258
# Students in 10th Grade:
52
36,210
# Students in 11th Grade:
39
35,159
# Students in 12th Grade:
40
34,362
# Ungraded Students:
-
1,666

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,309 is higher than the state median of $16,276. The school district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,382 is higher than the state median of $15,145. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$10 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kismet-Plains  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$10 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Kismet-Plains  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,309
$16,276
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kismet-Plains  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
$16,382
$15,145
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kismet-Plains  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 Kismet-Plains School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Plains Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
605 West B
Plains, KS 67869
(620) 563-7285
Grades: 3-5
| 128 students
Rank: #22.
Southwestern Heights Jr/sr High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
17222 Mustang Road
Kismet, KS 67859
(620) 563-7292
Grades: 6-12
| 321 students
Rank: n/an/a
505 Kansas Avenue
Kismet, KS 67859
(620) 563-7248
Grades: PK-2
| 159 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Kismet-plains
  • 17222 Mustang Drive, Kismet, KS, 67859-9712
  • (620) 563-7103
  • usd483.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 608 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥80% (Btm 50% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46

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