Kansas City Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

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School Districts in Kansas City


Kansas City School District Details

Kansas City School District
2010 N. 59th Street
Kansas City, KS 66104

22,140 Students enrolled in District

43 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Kansas City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

40 30 20 10 0
19%
34%
19%
37%
18%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
500 Reach School
7704 Parallel Parkway
Kansas City, KS, 66612
09-12
Argentine Middle School
2123 Ruby Avenue
Kansas City, KS, 66106
06-08
Arrowhead Middle School
1715 N 82nd Street
Kansas City, KS, 66112
06-08
Banneker Elem School
2026 N 4th Street
Kansas City, KS, 66101
PK-05
Bertram Caruthers Elem School
1100 Waverly
Kansas City, KS, 66104
PK-05
Bridges/wyandot Academy School
3101 N. 10th Street
Kansas City, KS, 66104
01-12
Carl B. Bruce Middle School
2100 N 18th St
Kansas City, KS, 66104
06-08
Central Middle School
925 Ivandale
Kansas City, KS, 66101
06-08
Chelsea Elem School
2500 Wood
Kansas City, KS, 66104
KG-05
Claude A Huyck Elem School
1530 N 83rd Street
Kansas City, KS, 66112
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 10.3% 66.7%
Black 26.1% 7.3%
Hispanic 55.7% 21.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.3% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 87.9% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 78.5% 35.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.4% 9.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,647 $147,410,519 36.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,075 $23,840,275 5.9%
Staff $875 $19,404,875 4.8%
General Administration $80 $1,774,160 0.4%
School Administration $655 $14,525,935 3.6%
Operation $1,538 $34,108,226 8.4%
Transportation $791 $17,542,007 4.3%
Other $464 $10,290,128 2.5%
Total Support $5,478 $121,485,606 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $6,111 $135,523,647 33.5%
Total Expenditures $18,236 $404,419,772 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,148 $3,444,109,629 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $709 $341,682,379 4.9%
Staff $453 $218,217,869 3.1%
General Administration $279 $134,196,271 1.9%
School Administration $670 $322,959,847 4.7%
Operation $1,180 $568,579,991 8.2%
Transportation $489 $235,433,797 3.4%
Other $314 $151,055,193 2.2%
Total Support $4,093 $1,972,201,562 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,155 $1,520,260,737 21.9%
Total Expenditures $14,396 $6,936,593,501 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%

Piper Kansas City School District Details

Piper Kansas City School District
3130 N 122nd St Suite A
Kansas City, KS 66109

2,561 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Piper Kansas City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
34%
47%
37%
46%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Piper Creek Elementary School
13021 Leavenworth Rd
Kansas City, KS, 66109
03-05
Piper High School
4400 North 107 Street
Kansas City, KS, 66109
09-12
Piper Middle School
4420 North 107 Street
Kansas City, KS, 66109
06-08
Piper Prairie Elementary School
3131 N. 122nd
Kansas City, KS, 66109
PK-02

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.1% 66.7%
Black 16.8% 7.3%
Hispanic 15.5% 21.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.9% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.6% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.0% 35.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 9.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,824 $14,152,320 45.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $461 $1,120,230 3.6%
Staff $195 $473,850 1.5%
General Administration $387 $940,410 3.0%
School Administration $530 $1,287,900 4.1%
Operation $979 $2,378,970 7.6%
Transportation $565 $1,372,950 4.4%
Other $106 $257,580 0.8%
Total Support $3,223 $7,831,890 25.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,869 $9,401,670 30.0%
Total Expenditures $12,916 $31,385,880 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,148 $3,444,109,629 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $709 $341,682,379 4.9%
Staff $453 $218,217,869 3.1%
General Administration $279 $134,196,271 1.9%
School Administration $670 $322,959,847 4.7%
Operation $1,180 $568,579,991 8.2%
Transportation $489 $235,433,797 3.4%
Other $314 $151,055,193 2.2%
Total Support $4,093 $1,972,201,562 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,155 $1,520,260,737 21.9%
Total Expenditures $14,396 $6,936,593,501 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%

Turner Kansas City School District Details

Turner Kansas City School District
800 South 55th Street
Kansas City, KS 66106

3,856 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

14 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Turner Kansas City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Kansas

(10 is best)

Better than of KS school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

40 30 20 10 0
22%
34%
23%
37%
20%
32%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Junction Elementary School
2570 South 42nd Street
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05
Midland Trail School
3101 South 51st Street
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05
Oak Grove Elem School
5340 Oak Grove Rd
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05
Turner Elem School
1800 South 55th
Kansas City, KS, 66106
PK-05
Turner High School
2211 South 55th
Kansas City, KS, 66106
09-12
Turner Middle School
1312 South 55th
Kansas City, KS, 66106
07-08
Turner Sixth Grade Academy School
6425 Riverview
Kansas City, KS, 66106
06-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 34.3% 66.7%
Black 12.5% 7.3%
Hispanic 49.6% 21.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.8% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 1.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 71.9% 44.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.8% 35.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.1% 9.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,123 $24,700,182 51.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $381 $1,536,954 3.2%
Staff $102 $411,468 0.9%
General Administration $533 $2,150,122 4.5%
School Administration $612 $2,468,808 5.2%
Operation $1,475 $5,950,150 12.5%
Transportation $605 $2,440,570 5.1%
Other $415 $1,674,110 3.5%
Total Support $4,123 $16,632,182 35.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,548 $6,244,632 13.1%
Total Expenditures $11,794 $47,576,996 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,148 $3,444,109,629 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $709 $341,682,379 4.9%
Staff $453 $218,217,869 3.1%
General Administration $279 $134,196,271 1.9%
School Administration $670 $322,959,847 4.7%
Operation $1,180 $568,579,991 8.2%
Transportation $489 $235,433,797 3.4%
Other $314 $151,055,193 2.2%
Total Support $4,093 $1,972,201,562 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,155 $1,520,260,737 21.9%
Total Expenditures $14,396 $6,936,593,501 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%

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