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76%
  • Wheatland Elementary
  • 15200 E. 21st Street, Wichita
  • Andover
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 437
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
72%
  • Bostic Traditional Magnet Elementary
  • 8103 E Gilbert, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 278
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
67%
  • Oatville Elementary
  • 4335 S Hoover, Wichita
  • Haysville
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 430
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
63%
  • Maize South Elementary
  • 3404 North Maize Road, Wichita
  • Maize
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 663
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
62%
  • Circle Greenwich Elementary
  • Po Box 9, Wichita
  • Circle
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 268
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
62%
  • Explorer Elementary School
  • P.o. Box 217, Wichita
  • Goddard
  • Grades: PK - 4 · Students: 480
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
57%
  • Wineteer Elementary
  • 8801 Ent Dr, Wichita
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 433
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
54%
  • Mccollom Elementary
  • 1201 Waddington, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 485
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
52%
  • Riverside Leadership Magnet Elementary
  • 1001 Porter, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 273
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
50%
  • Sowers Alternative High School
  • 2400 Wassall St, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 61
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 5:1
50%
  • Mclean Science/tech Magnet Elementary
  • 2277 Marigold Lane, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 269
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
50%
  • Earhart Environ Magnet Elementary
  • 4401 N Arkansas, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 408
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Maize South High School
  • 3701 North Tyler Road, Wichita
  • Maize
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 759
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Hyde Intl Studies/commun Elementary Magnet
  • 210 N Oliver, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 12 · Students: 310
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Cleaveland Traditional Magnet Elementary
  • 3345 W 33rd S, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 263
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
45%
  • Seltzer Elementary
  • 11660 E Lincoln, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
45%
  • Robinson Middle School
  • 328 N Oliver, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 799
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
45%
  • Dodge Literacy Magnet
  • 4801 W 2nd, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 582
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
45%
  • Gammon Elementary
  • 3240 N Rushwood, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 442
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
42%
  • Allison Traditional Magnet Middle School
  • 221 S Seneca, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 537
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
42%
  • Maize South Middle School
  • 3403 N Tyler Road, Wichita
  • Maize
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 869
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
40%
  • Oaklawn Elementary
  • 5000 S Clifton, Wichita
  • Derby
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 278
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
40%
  • Peterson Elementary
  • 9710 W Central, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 445
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
38%
  • Christa Mcauliffe Academy
  • 2055 S 143rd E, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 682
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
38%
  • Kensler Elementary
  • 1030 Wilbur Lane, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 603
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
37%
  • O K Elementary
  • 1607 N West, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 333
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
37%
  • Price-harris Communications Magnet
  • 706 N Armour Dr, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 426
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
37%
  • Payne Elementary
  • 1601 S Edwards, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 323
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
37%
  • James Enders Elementary
  • 3030 S Osage, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 440
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
37%
  • Minneha Core Knowledge Elementary
  • 701 N Webb Road, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 628
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
35%
  • College Hill Elementary
  • 211 N Clifton, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 445
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
35%
  • Benton Elementary
  • 338 S Woodchuck Ln, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 335
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
34%
  • Griffith Elementary
  • 1802 S Bluff, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 580
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
32%
  • Black Traditional Magnet Elementary
  • 1045 High, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 429
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
32%
  • Jackson Elementary
  • 2717 N Woodlawn, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 418
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
31%
  • Eisenhower High School
  • Po Box 789, Wichita
  • Goddard
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 875
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
30%
  • Horace Mann Dual Language Magnet
  • 1243 N Market, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 606
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
30%
  • Beech Elementary
  • 1830 S Cypress, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 515
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
28%
  • Kelly Liberal Arts Academy
  • 3143 S Millwood, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 506
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
27%
  • Franklin Elementary
  • 214 S Elizabeth, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 373
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
27%
  • Northwest High
  • 1220 N Tyler Rd, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,399
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
25%
  • Caldwell Elementary
  • 1441 S Edgemoor, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 533
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
25%
  • Woodland Health / Wellness Magnet Elementary
  • 1705 Salina, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 327
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
25%
  • Cessna Elementary
  • 2101 W 45th S, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 488
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
25%
  • White Elementary
  • 5148 S Kansas, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 686
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
25%
  • Mueller Aerospace/engineering Discovery Magne
  • 2500 E 18th, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 454
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
24%
  • Wilbur Middle School
  • 340 N Tyler Rd, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 859
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
24%
  • East High
  • 2301 E Douglas, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: 8 - 12 · Students: 2,218
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
24%
  • Anderson Elementary
  • 2945 S Victoria, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 647
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
23%
  • Cloud Elementary
  • 1212 W 25th St No, Wichita
  • Wichita
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 665
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
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Wichita school information

IndexWichitaKansasNational
Average Test Scores29%38%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools9897079,221
Total private schools3019024,874
Total post-secondary schools12867,963
The Wichita, KS educational system consists of 98 public schools, 30 private schools and 12 post-secondary schools. Wichita public schools have average test scores of 29% which is 24% lower than than the Kansas average and 42% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wichita public schools is 16:1, compared to 14:1 in Kansas and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 84.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 83.1% have completed high school, 28.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.5% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Wichita

IndexWichitaKansasNational
Completed 8th grade84.3%87.4%84.3%
Completed high school83.1%86.1%83.0%
Completed some college60.8%63.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree35.8%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors28.9%31.6%30.3%
Completed masters9.9%11.4%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 98 public schools, 30 private schools and 12 post-secondary schools in Wichita. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wichita, KS schools is 29%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Wichita, KS, an average of 84.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 83.1% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Wichita 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 Wichita, KS schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Bentley, KS50770%41%
Colwich, KS1,30561%23%
Andover, KS12,47755%12%
Maize, KS4,41454%10%
Goddard, KS4,22453%7%
Wichita, KS388,03329%42%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Cleveland, OH389,16545%8%
Arlington, TX383,89969%40%
New Orleans, LA382,92273%48%
Tulsa, OK399,90651%4%
Minneapolis, MN404,67038%24%
Wichita, KS388,03329%42%
Source: The Wichita, 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.