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57%
  • Mckinley Elementary
  • 112 N Rogers, Abilene
  • Abilene
  • Grades: 2 - 3 · Students: 257
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
40%
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary
  • 1101 North Vine, Abilene
  • Abilene
  • Grades: 4 - 5 · Students: 248
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
32%
  • Abilene High School
  • 1300 N Cedar, Abilene
  • Abilene
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 534
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
27%
  • Abilene Middle School
  • 500 Northwest 14th, Abilene
  • Abilene
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 376
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
n/a
  • Kennedy Elementary
  • 1501 N Kuney, Abilene
  • Abilene
  • Grades: PK - 1 · Students: 272
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Abilene school information

IndexAbileneKansasNational
Average Test Scores39%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools797079,221
Total private schools219024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
The Abilene, KS educational system consists of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Abilene public schools have average test scores of 39% which is 3% higher than than the Kansas average and 21% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Abilene public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.1% have completed high school, 22.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Abilene

IndexAbileneKansasNational
Completed 8th grade87.5%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school83.1%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college49.4%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors22.4%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters6.7%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.9%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.2%1.3%

Abilene, KS School Districts

Abilene Unified School District 435

There are a total of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Abilene. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Abilene, KS schools is 39%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Abilene, KS, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Abilene schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Abilene, KS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Enterprise, KS99950%1%
Chapman, KS1,41048%2%
Solomon, KS1,09529%41%
Abilene, KS6,59839%21%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Normandy Park, WA6,59858%18%
South Valley Stream, NY6,59960%22%
Commerce, GA6,60139%21%
Lucas Valley-Marinwood, CA6,59471%44%
Millersville, TN6,60250%1%
Abilene, KS6,59839%21%
Source: The Abilene, KS education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.