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  • Kathryn O'loughlin Mccarthy Elementary
  • 1401 Hall, Hays
  • Hays
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 350
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Roosevelt Elementary
  • 2000 Macarthur, Hays
  • Hays
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 414
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Woodrow Wilson Elementary
  • 101 E 28th, Hays
  • Hays
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 381
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • 1906 Ash, Hays
  • Hays
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 296
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Hays Middle School
  • 201 W. 29th, Hays
  • Hays
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 631
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Hays High
  • 2300 E 13th, Hays
  • Hays
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 858
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

Hays school information

Average Test Scores50%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio13:114:116:1
Total public schools897079,221
Total private schools419024,874
Total post-secondary schools2867,963
The Hays, KS educational system consists of 8 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools. Hays public schools have average test scores of 50% which is 33% higher than than the Kansas average and 2% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Hays public schools is 13:1, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 90.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 89.7% have completed high school, 37.4% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.8% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Hays

Completed 8th grade90.7%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school89.7%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college70.1%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors37.4%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters12.3%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.8%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.8%1.2%1.3%

Hays, KS School Districts

Hays Unified School District 489

There are a total of 8 public schools, 4 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Hays. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Hays, KS schools is 50%. The average student to teacher ratio is 13:1. In Hays, KS, an average of 90.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 89.7% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Hays 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 Hays, KS schools.

Source: The Hays, 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.