Top 10 Best Salina Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 7,022 students in Salina, KS (there are 2 private schools, serving 627 private students). 92% of all K-12 students in Salina, KS are educated in public schools compared to the KS state average of 92%. Salina has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
The top ranked public schools in Salina, KS are Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School, Stewart Elementary School and Ell-saline Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Salina, KS public schools have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Salina have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Kansas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kansas public school average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Best Salina, KS Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2200 Glen Ave
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 420 students
Rank: #22.
Stewart Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2123 Roach
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4450
Grades: PK-5
| 458 students
Rank: #33.
Ell-saline Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1757 N Halstead Rd
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 827-8891
Grades: PK-6
| 245 students
Rank: #44.
Heusner Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1300 Norton
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4200
Grades: PK-5
| 392 students
Rank: #55.
Coronado Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2725 Ray Ave
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4100
Grades: PK-5
| 398 students
Rank: #66.
Salina South Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2015 Simmons
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-3900
Grades: 6-8
| 846 students
Rank: #77.
Cottonwood Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
215 S Phillips
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4600
Grades: PK-5
| 382 students
Rank: #88.
Oakdale Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
811 E Iron
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4310
Grades: PK-5
| 273 students
Rank: #99.
Salina High Central
Math: 17% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
650 E Crawford
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-3500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,010 students
Rank: #1010.
Sunset Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1510 W Republic
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4520
Grades: PK-5
| 387 students
Rank: #1111.
Schilling Elementary School
Math: 19% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3121 Canterbury
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4400
Grades: PK-5
| 389 students
Rank: #1212.
Lakewood Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1135 Lakewood Cir
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-4000
Grades: 6-8
| 729 students
Rank: #1313.
Salina High South
Math: 15% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
730 E Magnolia Rd
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 309-3700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,093 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Salina, Kansas

Salina, Kansas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
409 West Cloud
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 826-4850
Grades: K-6
| 338 students
830 South 9th
Salina, KS 67401
(785) 826-4830
Grades: K-6
| 333 students

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