Wichita School District

Know your school choice options in the Wichita Public Schools District.

In the Wichita Public Schools District (WPS), students can attend their neighborhood schools or magnet schools that offer more specialized instruction; magnet applications are due in February and March. Middle- and high schoolers can participate in special programs that offer college prep and the International Baccalaureate (IB) curriculum. The district has alternative schools for at-risk students.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 2 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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201 North Water
Wichita, KS 67202
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PH: (316) 973-4000
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yellow arrow Grades PK-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 49,389 students
yellow arrow 94 schools
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District superintendent:
Martin Libhart

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Northeast Magnet High School

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Posted 5 days ago

Peterson Elementary School

Wonderful teachers and my children learned so much. Great community involvement. The te...

Posted 14 days ago

East High School

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