66517 Kansas Public Schools
- For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public school in 66517, Kansas, serving 199 students.
- Public school in zipcode 66517 have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in 66517, Kansas have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Kansas public schools.
- Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).
- The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is less than the Kansas public school average of 14:1.
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