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Revision as of 11:02, 13 February 2014

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List of school districts in Kansas

State profile
Number of students: 483,701
Number of schools: 1,470
Graduation rate: 89.5%
Per-pupil spending: $9,498
State school administration
Commissioner of Education:
Dr. Diane DeBacker
State Board Members: 10
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School boards and school board elections
List of school districts in Kansas
Kansas
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Kansas is home to 1,470 schools and 483,701 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

State school administrators

  • State Board of Education
    • Jana Shaver, Chairman, District 9
    • Sally Cauble, Vice Chairman, District 5
    • Janet Waugh, District 1
    • Steve Roberts, District 2
    • John W. Bacon, District 3
    • Carolyn L. Wims-Campbell, District 4
    • Deena Horst, District 6
    • Kenneth Willard, District 7
    • Kathy Busch, District 8
    • Jim McNiece, District 10

Enrollment

The following table displays the top seven Kansas school districts by total student enrollment.

Student enrollment
1.) Wichita Public Schools
2.) Olathe Public Schools USD 233
3.) Shawnee Mission School District
4.) Blue Valley Unified School District 229
5.) Kansas City Kansas Public Schools
6.) Topeka Public Schools
7.) Lawrence Public Schools

Demographics

The following table displays the ethnic distribution of students in Kansas.[2]

Ethnicity Percentage
White 68.0%
Hispanic 16.4%
African American 7.4%
Asian 2.6%
American Indian 1.3%
Two or More 4.3%

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2014

In 2013, seven of the top enrollment districts in Kansas held elections on April 2, 2013 for 22 school board seats across the state. No top enrollment districts in Kansas will hold elections in 2014, so the next upcoming elections will be held in 2015.

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