Pottawatomie County K-12 Education

Pottawatomie County's K-12 education is comprised of eight Unified School Districts. Below is a map showing the territories of each USD.

USD Map

From 2013-2014, the State of Kansas granted approximately $10,384 per pupil, which counts both elementary and secondary school students.

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Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2017

Graduation Rate and Dropout Rate by School District in Pottawatomie County 2015-16

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2017
School District USD Graduation Rate Dropout Rate
Blue Valley 384 83.3% 0.00%
Kaw Valley 321 95.5% 0.57%
Manhattan-Ogden 383 76.8% 2.56%
Onaga-Havensville-Wheaton 322 96.6% 1.49%
Riley County 378 96.0% 0.31%
Rock Creek 323 92.3% 0.00%
Vermillion 380 95.6% 0.00%
Wamego 320 88.6% 0.30%

Pupil-Teacher Ratio in Pottawatomie County

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2017
School Year FTE Enrollment September 20 Total FTE PK-12 Teachers Pupil-Teacher Ratio
2015-16 3,816.2 295 12.9
2016-17 3,853.2 294 13.1
2017-18 3,989.9 293 16.6

School Tax Rates, by County and School District, 2017-18

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2017
School District USD FTE Enrollment Total Assessed Valuation per pupil
Wamego 320 1,524.5 $59,062
Kaw Valley 321 1,109.9 $282,778
Onaga-Havensville-Wheaton 322 295.5 $81,350
Rock Creek 323 1,060.0 $54,308
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Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2017

Estimates of Poverty for 2016, Kansas School Districts, by County Children in Poverty Age 5-17 Related to Head of Household

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2017
School District USD Number Percent
Blue Valley (Randolph-Olsburg) 384 20 7.5%
Kaw Valley 321 209 9.7%
Manhattan 383 688 10.7%
Onaga-Havensville-Wheaton 322 43 10.2%
Riley County 378 80 9.9%
Rock Creek 323 67 6.3%
Vermillion 380 53 11.6%
Wamego 320 130 8.3%

High School Graduate Destinations by School District (by number of students)

  Four Year College Two Year College Technical College Military Undecided Workforce
St. Marys 19 7 11 5 0 3
Wamego 44 28 16 5 0 10
Onaga 11 3 3 0 0 1
Rock Creek 35 20 8 0 0 7
Manhattan            
Wamego
RockCreek
StMarys
Onaga