C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Diversity
    C+
  3. Teachers
    C+
  4. College Prep
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    C
  6. Health & Safety
    B+
  7. Administration
    C+
  8. Sports
    A-
  9. Food
    C
  10. Resources & Facilities
    D+
Paola Unified School District is a public school district located in Paola, KS. It has 2,025 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 33% of students are at least proficient in math and 41% in reading.
Address
1115 E 303rd Street
Paola, KS 66071
Telephone
(913) 294-8000
Website

Paola Unified School District Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
41%
Percent Proficient - Math
33%
Average Graduation Rate
92%
Average SAT
Average ACT
25
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Students

Diversity
C+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
2,025
Free or Reduced Lunch
38.7%

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
$36,451
Teachers in First/Second Year

Finances

Total Expenses
$19,356,000
Expenses Per Student
$10,401/ student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    65%
  • Support Services
    30%
  • Other
    5%

Paola Unified School District Reviews

2 reviews
The things I like about Paola is that the people are overall just amazing and the teaching methods the teachers have for the students are very helpful. I would like to see some of the rules change, with the dances and outside dates but that is honestly the only thing.
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Paola School district has a good cirriculum. The administration is friendly. Although the school can have sports over academics at times.