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'''Kansas''' is home to 1,359 schools and 486,108 K-12 students.<ref>[http://nces.ed.gov/programs/stateprofiles/sresult.asp?mode=short&s1=20 ''State Education Data Profiles'' Accessed August 15, 2013]</ref>
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Revision as of 11:58, 23 April 2014

K-12 Education in Kansas
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Education facts
State Superintendent: Diane DeBacker
Number of students: 486,108[1]
Number of teachers: 37,407
Teacher/pupil ratio: 1:13
Number of school districts: 321
Number of schools: 1,359
Graduation rate: 85%[2]
Per-pupil spending: $9,498[3]
See also
Kansas State Department of Education
Kansas school districts
List of school districts in Kansas
Kansas
School boards portal
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Education policy project
Public education in the United States
Public education in Kansas
Glossary of education terms

Kansas is home to 1,359 schools and 486,108 K-12 students.[4]

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.[5]

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: Kansas school board elections, 2014

No top enrollment districts in Kansas are scheduled to hold elections in 2014.

See also

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