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Overview

School District NameWichita School District
School District Websitehttp://www.usd259.org
School District Phone Number(316) 973-4000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KS)
# of Schools88 Schools1,320 Schools
# of Students49,203 Students490,702 Students
# of Teachers3,218 Teachers34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1

District Comparison

  • Wichita School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 286 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KS)
Overall Testing Rank#263 out of 286 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wichita  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wichita  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wichita  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
74%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wichita  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.730.54
# of American Indian Students475 Students4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students2,249 Students13,924 Students
% Asian Students
5%
3%
# of Hispanic Students17,093 Students96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
35%
20%
# of Black Students9,461 Students33,739 Students
% Black Students
19%
7%
# of White Students16,095 Students315,772 Students
% White Students
33%
64%
# of Hawaiian Students130 Students937 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students3,700 Students25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2,27518,630
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,78235,465
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,87335,410
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,95136,289
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,98536,729
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,01937,562
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,86937,566
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,59636,694
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,43036,111
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,31636,173
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,34137,382
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,31335,769
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,19634,526
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,15533,966
# of Ungraded Students:1022,430

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,894 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,694. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,038 is less than the state median of $14,025. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (KS)
Total Revenue$634 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wichita  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$592 MM$7 MM
This chart display total spending of Wichita  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,894$14,694
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wichita  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,038$14,025
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wichita  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Wichita School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Bostic Traditional Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    10/
    10
    , Top 5%
    8103 E Gilbert
    Wichita, KS 67207
    (316) 973-1800

    Grades: PK-5 | 271 students
  • Sowers Alternative High School Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    2400 Wassall St
    Wichita, KS 67216
    (316) 973-1600

    Grades: 9-12 | 55 students
  • Hyde Intl Studies/commun Elementary Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    210 N Oliver
    Wichita, KS 67208
    (316) 973-0650

    Grades: PK-5 | 287 students
  • Mclean Science/tech Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    2277 Marigold Lane
    Wichita, KS 67204
    (316) 973-8250

    Grades: PK-5 | 264 students
  • Mccollom Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1201 Waddington
    Wichita, KS 67212
    (316) 973-0350

    Grades: PK-5 | 450 students
  • Riverside Leadership Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1001 Porter
    Wichita, KS 67203
    (316) 973-4050

    Grades: PK-5 | 258 students
  • Robinson Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    328 N Oliver
    Wichita, KS 67208
    (316) 973-8600

    Grades: 6-8 | 761 students
  • Earhart Environ Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    4401 N Arkansas
    Wichita, KS 67204
    (316) 973-3250

    Grades: PK-5 | 386 students
  • Isely Traditional Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 49%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    5256 N Woodlawn
    Wichita, KS 67220
    (316) 973-8200

    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
  • Cleaveland Traditional Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    3345 W 33rd S
    Wichita, KS 67217
    (316) 973-8750

    Grades: PK-5 | 266 students
  • Peterson Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    9710 W Central
    Wichita, KS 67212
    (316) 973-0400

    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
  • Christa Mcauliffe Academy Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    2055 S 143rd E
    Wichita, KS 67230
    (316) 973-9985

    Grades: PK-8 | 836 students
  • Price-harris Communications Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    706 N Armour Dr
    Wichita, KS 67206
    (316) 973-1650

    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
  • Seltzer Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    11660 E Lincoln
    Wichita, KS 67207
    (316) 973-4001

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
  • O K Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    1607 N West
    Wichita, KS 67203
    (316) 973-0600

    Grades: PK-5 | 364 students
  • Allison Traditional Magnet Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    221 S Seneca
    Wichita, KS 67213
    (316) 973-4800

    Grades: 6-8 | 523 students
  • College Hill Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    211 N Clifton
    Wichita, KS 67208
    (316) 973-9600

    Grades: PK-5 | 445 students
  • Northeast Magnet High School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 39%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    5550 N Lycee
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316) 973-2300

    Grades: 9-12 | 692 students
  • Minneha Core Knowledge Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 38%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    701 N Webb Road
    Wichita, KS 67206
    (316) 973-8800

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
  • Kensler Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 35%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1030 Wilbur Lane
    Wichita, KS 67212
    (316) 973-1350

    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
  • Chisholm Trail Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    6015 Independence
    Wichita, KS 67219
    (316) 973-9400

    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
  • Black Traditional Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1045 High
    Wichita, KS 67203
    (316) 973-3500

    Grades: PK-5 | 443 students
  • Griffith Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 28%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1802 S Bluff
    Wichita, KS 67218
    (316) 973-8900

    Grades: PK-5 | 538 students
  • Lawrence Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3440 W Maple
    Wichita, KS 67213
    (316) 973-9900

    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students
  • Gammon Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3240 N Rushwood
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316) 973-4900

    Grades: PK-5 | 469 students
  • Ortiz Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    3361 N Arkansas Ave
    Wichita, KS 67204
    (316) 973-9785

    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
  • White Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 26%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    5148 S Kansas
    Wichita, KS 67216
    (316) 973-1250

    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
  • Dodge Literacy Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    4801 W 2nd
    Wichita, KS 67212
    (316) 973-3150

    Grades: PK-5 | 557 students
  • East High School Math: 22% | Reading: 30%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2301 E Douglas
    Wichita, KS 67211
    (316) 973-7200

    Grades: 8-12 | 2,329 students
  • Wilbur Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    340 N Tyler Rd
    Wichita, KS 67212
    (316) 973-1100

    Grades: 6-8 | 834 students
  • Benton Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    338 S Woodchuck Ln
    Wichita, KS 67209
    (316) 973-3300

    Grades: PK-5 | 321 students
  • Jackson Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2717 N Woodlawn
    Wichita, KS 67220
    (316) 973-1200

    Grades: PK-5 | 438 students
  • Wichita Virtual School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1847 N. Chautauqua
    Wichita, KS 67214
    (316) 973-5181

    Grades: 1-12 | 274 students
  • Northwest High School Math: 19% | Reading: 30%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1220 N Tyler Rd
    Wichita, KS 67212
    (316) 973-6000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,311 student
  • Horace Mann Dual Language Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1243 N Market
    Wichita, KS 67214
    (316) 973-3100

    Grades: PK-8 | 600 students
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