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For the 2021 school year, there are 12 public schools in Montgomery County, KS, serving 5,563 students. Montgomery County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Montgomery County, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Montgomery County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kansas public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Montgomery County, KS are Lincoln Memorial Elementary School, Jefferson School and Lincoln Central Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less 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.

Top Montgomery County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Lincoln Memorial Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    201 E First
    Caney, KS 67333
    (620) 879-9240

    Grades: PK-6 | 406 students
  • Jefferson School Math: 39% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2101 N. 13th St.
    Independence, KS 67301
    (620) 332-1875

    Grades: PK-8 | 579 students
  • Lincoln Central Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 E Main
    Cherryvale, KS 67335
    (620) 336-8140

    Grades: PK-6 | 351 students
  • Independence Senior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1301 N. 10th St.
    Independence, KS 67301
    (620) 332-1815

    Grades: PK-12 | 592 students
  • Community Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    102 S. Cline
    Coffeyville, KS 67337
    (620) 252-6430

    Grades: PK-6 | 1,132 student
  • Independence Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 W. Locust St.
    Independence, KS 67301
    (620) 332-1836

    Grades: 6-8 | 500 students
  • Field Kindley High School Magnet School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1110 W 8th
    Coffeyville, KS 67337
    (620) 252-6410

    Grades: 9-12 | 535 students
  • Roosevelt Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1000 W 8th
    Coffeyville, KS 67337
    (620) 252-6420

    Grades: 7-8 | 259 students
  • Caney Valley High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 E. Bullpup Blvd
    Caney, KS 67333
    (620) 879-9220

    Grades: 7-12 | 374 students
  • Cherryvale Senior / Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    700 S Carson
    Cherryvale, KS 67335
    (620) 336-8100

    Grades: 7-12 | 345 students
  • Caney Valley Charter Academy Charter School
    601 E. Bullpups Blvd
    Caney, KS 67333
    (620) 879-9232

    Grades: 9-12 | 18 students
  • Eisenhower Elementary School
    501 Spruce St.
    Independence, KS 67301
    (620) 332-1854

    Grades: PK-2 | 472 students
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