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65%
  • Park Hill Elementary
  • 1500 E Woodbrook Lane, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 370
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
55%
  • Derby Hills Elementary
  • 2230 North Woodlawn, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 430
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Pleasantview Elementary
  • 1101 N Georgie, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 261
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
47%
  • Swaney Elementary
  • 501 E English, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 304
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
47%
  • Tanglewood Elementary
  • 830 Ridgecrest Rd, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 691
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 26:1
44%
  • El Paso Elementary
  • 900 E Crestway, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 440
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
28%
  • Derby Middle School
  • 801 E Madison, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 1,026
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
25%
  • Derby High School
  • 920 N Rock Road, Derby
  • Derby
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,952
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
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Derby school information

IndexDerbyKansasNational
Average Test Scores44%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:114:116:1
Total public schools997079,221
Total private schools219024,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a867,963
The Derby, KS educational system consists of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Derby public schools have average test scores of 44% which is 17% higher than than the Kansas average and 10% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Derby public schools is 15:1, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 92.4% have completed high school, 41.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Derby

IndexDerbyKansasNational
Completed 8th grade93.0%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school92.4%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college76.8%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree50.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.4%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters11.8%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%

Derby, KS School Districts

Derby Unified School District 260

There are a total of 9 public schools, 2 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Derby. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Derby, KS schools is 44%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Derby, KS, an average of 93.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Derby 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 Derby, KS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Andover, KS12,47755%12%
Maize, KS4,41454%10%
Bel Aire, KS7,21439%21%
Clearwater, KS2,42339%21%
Haysville, KS11,39338%22%
Derby, KS23,84744%10%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cottage Lake, WA23,84581%65%
Keystone, FL23,85077%57%
Loma Linda, CA23,85951%4%
Fountain Hills, AZ23,86345%8%
Medford, NY23,82944%11%
Derby, KS23,84744%10%
Source: The Derby, 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.
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