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Lawrence Unified School District
  • LAWRENCE, KS

Report Card

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade C+
  7. Administration
    grade B minus
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade B minus
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade B minus

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Lawrence Unified School District is a highly rated, public school district located in LAWRENCE, KS. It has 11,802 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 14 to 1. According to state test scores, 38% of students are at least proficient in math and 44% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
44%
Percent Proficient - Math
38%
Average Graduation Rate
83%
Average SAT
1320
184 responses
Average ACT
27
770 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
11,802
Free or Reduced Lunch
35.8%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$43,924
Teachers in First/Second Year
9.8%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$11,409 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    61%
  • Support Services
    35%
  • Other
    4%

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$53,639
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$924
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$195,500
National
$217,500

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