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  • Lincoln Elementary
  • 1102 Milner, Ottawa
  • Ottawa
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 531
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Garfield Elementary
  • 1213 College, Ottawa
  • Ottawa
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 391
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Eugene Field Elementary
  • 720 Tremont, Ottawa
  • Ottawa
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 298
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • Ottawa Sr High
  • 1120 South Ash, Ottawa
  • Ottawa
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 739
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Ottawa Middle School
  • 1230 South Ash, Ottawa
  • Ottawa
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 559
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1

Ottawa school information

Average Test Scores30%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools797079,221
Total private schools219024,874
Total post-secondary schools1867,963
The Ottawa, KS educational system consists of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Ottawa public schools have average test scores of 30% which is 21% lower than than the Kansas average and 39% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Ottawa public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.0% have completed high school, 20.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Ottawa

Completed 8th grade84.6%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school83.0%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college56.5%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree31.1%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors20.6%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters7.8%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.6%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

Ottawa, KS School Districts

Ottawa Unified School District 290

There are a total of 7 public schools, 2 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Ottawa. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Ottawa, KS schools is 30%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Ottawa, KS, an average of 84.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.0% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Ottawa 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 Ottawa, KS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Edgerton, KS1,64077%56%
Quenemo, KS32165%31%
Williamsburg, KS36145%10%
Baldwin City, KS4,59940%19%
Pomona, KS96135%28%
Ottawa, KS12,43330%39%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
New Providence, NJ12,43468%37%
Powell, OH12,43695%94%
Winnetka, IL12,43759%19%
Elk City, OK12,42670%42%
Lakeland Highlands, FL12,42667%36%
Ottawa, KS12,43330%39%
Source: The Ottawa, 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.