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For the 2021 school year, there are 15 public schools in Lyon County, KS, serving 5,623 students. Lyon County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Lyon County, KS public schools 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). Schools in Lyon County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Kansas public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Lyon County, KS are Timmerman Elementary School, Reading School and Olpe Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Kansas public school average of 14:1.

Top Lyon County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Timmerman Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2901 Timmerman Dr
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2270

    Grades: PK-5 | 420 students
  • Reading School Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1st & Osage
    Reading, KS 66868
    (620) 699-3827

    Grades: PK-5 | 48 students
  • Olpe Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    314 W Listercheid
    Olpe, KS 66865
    (620) 475-3277

    Grades: PK-6 | 162 students
  • Americus Elementary / Nlc Junior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    800 8th Street
    Americus, KS 66835
    (620) 443-5165

    Grades: PK-8 | 216 students
  • Neosho Rapids Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    240 N. Commercial
    Neosho Rapids, KS 66864
    (620) 342-7783

    Grades: PK-5 | 112 students
  • Olpe Jr./sr. High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    220 W Listercheid St
    Olpe, KS 66865
    (620) 475-3223

    Grades: 7-12 | 138 students
  • Village Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2302 W 15th Ave
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2282

    Grades: PK-5 | 445 students
  • W A White Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    902 Exchange Street
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2294

    Grades: PK-8 | 291 students
  • Hartford Jr./sr. High School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Commercial St
    Hartford, KS 66854
    (620) 392-5515

    Grades: 6-12 | 100 students
  • Riverside Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    327 S West St
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2276

    Grades: PK-5 | 456 students
  • Logan Ave Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    521 South East Street
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2264

    Grades: PK-5 | 299 students
  • Walnut Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 Grove Ave
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2288

    Grades: PK-5 | 306 students
  • Emporia Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2300 Graphic Arts Road
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2335

    Grades: 6-8 | 968 students
  • Northern Heights Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1208 Hwy 56
    Allen, KS 66833
    (620) 528-3521

    Grades: 9-12 | 121 students
  • Emporia High School Math: 15% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3302 W 18th Ave
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-2365

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,541 student
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