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Places With The Best Education System In Kansas 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score83
  • Leawood, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 33,763
83
  • Prairie Village, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,824
81
  • Overland Park, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 183,775
  • Overland Park does not have the highlights of a big city, but more of a quiet type of excitement for families. There are many attractions for families in Overland Park like Deanna Rose Children's
76
  • Mission, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,490
69
  • Gardner, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,667
77
  • Andover, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,477
80
  • Lenexa, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 51,206
  • I am new to the Lenexa, KS area as I have only been here for about two years after moving from Maine. I live in an apartment, and while there are some positive things about the city, there are also just
80
  • Shawnee, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 64,444
  • When someone hears "Kansas," they think of the Wizard of Oz, Dorothy, and tornadoes. It can't be farther from the truth! I lived in Shawnee, Kansas for five years. Located in the heart of Johnson County,
69
  • Manhattan, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 55,909
  • When I moved to Manhattan, Kansas about five years ago, I thought that it would be peaceful and relaxing. While there are some things about the city that are relaxing, there is a lot of hustle and bustle
76
  • Olathe, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 132,787
  • I was excited about my trip to Olathe due to the fact that I love the outdoors, so Passport To Adventure was a great experience for me. For those not familiar with Passport To Adventure, it is a neat way
65
  • Hays, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 21,073
69
  • Basehor, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,167
67
  • Spring Hill, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,863
70
  • Lawrence, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 92,611
  • Lawrence is a great town for anyone who loves going out, watching sports games, shopping, or staying out late. There are plenty of bars around town who each have their own specials nights for $1 drinks,
65
  • De Soto, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,982
71
  • Valley Center, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,420
69
  • Merriam, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,248
71
  • Roeland Park, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,816
74
  • Derby, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 23,847
65
  • Fort Riley, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,617
72
  • Emporia, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 24,707
71
  • Lansing, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,706
62
  • Park City, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,273
66
  • Winfield, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,283
70
  • Bel Aire, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,214
60
  • Junction City, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 25,016
64
  • Eudora, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,116
60
  • Parsons, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,111
71
  • Abilene, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,598
66
  • Pittsburg, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 20,399
65
  • Haysville, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 11,393
62
  • Newton, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,103
61
  • Augusta, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,262
  • When I was transferred to Wichita back in 1985 . After much searching we chose Augusta (15 miles away) to make place our home for the following reasons....Theater downtown and a drive-in Theaterplaces to
67
  • Leavenworth, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 35,948
58
  • Independence, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,084
67
  • Salina, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 47,676
  • I lived in Salina, KS for about 3 years. I found a lot of things here to do with my family. I did not have one bad experience while living there for my whole three years. I would eventually love to go
66
  • Hutchinson, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 41,661
  • I moved to Hutchinson, KS about 10 years ago from the busy city of Charlotte, NC. This was one of the moves that I dreaded making, and I had to force myself to enjoy the city. Now, I see that there is a
68
  • McPherson, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,212
67
  • El Dorado, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 13,102
66
  • Concordia, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,273
58
  • Iola, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,560
65
  • Paola, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,583
62
  • Arkansas City, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,198
63
  • Chanute, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,216
  • First I will say, I don't' know where the numbers were calculated from to come up with the initial index for the cities, but as far as Chanute, Kansas goes, they are Way Off. Chanute is becoming the
59
  • Topeka, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 127,472
  • it is OK to go to collage i live here for over 33 years . apartments are not easy to come by here never rent from south brook on 34th because i really want to leave Topeka now because of them. neighbors
60
  • Atchison, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 10,798
  • Amenities? very few. There is hardly anywhere to shop, most folks have to drive to St. Joseph to shop. Downtown is a pit, mostly specialty shops. Atchison is isolated, no public transportation in or out
66
  • Mulvane, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,461
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  • Pratt, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,879
57
  • Wellington, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,950
59
  • Ottawa, KS
  • (City)
  • Population: 12,433

Moving to a new city in Kansas is a stressful process. Combine that with having to find a new school for your kids and stress levels can reach epic proportions! As they say “education is the cornerstone of our society” so you want to be sure that you find the right school for your children. Using science and data, AreaVibes has compiled a list of cities with the best education system in Kansas with a minimum of 5,000 people.

Your children’s academic success can depend on your choice of education system. Finding the right city with the best education system in Kansas is no easy task. The quality of education varies from state to state, city to city and even district to district. In creating this list, we wanted to take into account more than just test scores. Although we do believe that standardized test scores are important we also wanted to factor in classroom sizes and graduation rates.

To further narrow down your list of the cities with the best education system in Kansas, you can use the filters above. This will allow you to filter based on cities or neighborhoods, city size as well as home and rent prices to ensure that the cities fall within your housing budget. You can also filter based on other important categories that may be important to you like amenities, cost of living, crime, employment, housing and weather.