Top 5 Best Pittsburg Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,175 students in Pittsburg, KS. Pittsburg has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Pittsburg, KS are Geo E Nettels Elementary School, Westside Elementary School and Lakeside Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Pittsburg, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Pittsburg have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Best Pittsburg, KS Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Geo E Nettels Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2012 South Homer
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-3160
Grades: K-5
| 357 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Westside Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
430 West 5th
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-3170
Grades: PK-5
| 434 students
Rank: #33.
Lakeside Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
709 South College
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-3140
Grades: K-5
| 428 students
Rank: #44.
Pittsburg Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1310 N. Broadway
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-3240
Grades: 6-8
| 655 students
Rank: #55.
Meadowlark Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1602 East 20th
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-3130
Grades: K-5
| 371 students
Rank: #66.
Pittsburg High School
Math: 20% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1978 East 4th
Pittsburg, KS 66762
(620) 235-3200
Grades: 9-12
| 930 students

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