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. 
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From 2009-2010, the State of Kansas granted approximately $10,470 per pupil, which counts both elementary and secondary school students. 
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Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2015.

Graduation Rate and Dropout Rate by School District in Pottawatomie County 2013-14

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2015.
School District USD Graduation Rate Dropout Rate
Blue Valley
384 95.5% 0.00%
Kaw Valley 321 90.5% 0.00%
Manhattan-Ogden 383 78.6% 2.75%
Onaga-Havensville-Wheaton 322 96.4% 0.00%
Riley County 378 92.5% 0.59%
Rock Creek 323 92.6% 0.51%
Vermillion 380 95.1% 0.00%
Wamego 320 94.5% 0.76%

Pupil-Teacher Ratio in Pottawatomie County

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2015.
School Year FTE Enrollment September 20 Total FTE PK-12 Teachers Pupil-Teacher Ratio
2014-15 3,824.6 290 13.2
2015-16 3,816.2 295 12.9

School Tax Rates, by County and School District, 2014-15

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2015.
School District USD FTE Enrollment Total Assessed Valuation per pupil
Wamego 320 1,494.80 $51,550
Kaw Valley 321 1,121.40 $264,406
Onaga-Havensville-Wheaton 322 304.5 $67,933
Rock Creek 323 902.1 $51,260
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Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2015.

Estimates of Poverty for 2014, Kansas School Districts, by County Children in Poverty Age 5-17 Related to Head of Household

Source: Kansas Statistical Abstract 2015.
School District USD Number Percent
Blue Valley (Randolph-Olsburg) 384 32 12.4
Kaw Valley 321 229 10.8
Manhattan 383 912 14.5
Onaga-Havensville-Wheaton 322 38 9.4
Riley County 378 87 10.9
Rock Creek 323 111 10.8
Vermillion 380 58 12.7
Wamego 320 150 10.0