Wichita Public Schools

Wichita, Kansas

  • 92nd

    largest school district
    in the country

    updated 12/15/2016**
  • $41k

    starting salary

    updated 12/13/2017
  • $64k

    max salary

    updated 12/13/2017
  • state only awards annual contracts.

    years to tenure

    updated 02/16/2015
  • 158

    days in student
    school year

    updated 10/13/2017
  • 175

    days in teacher
    school year

    updated 10/13/2017
  • 50,947


    updated 12/15/2016**
  • 3,473


    updated 12/15/2016**
  • 74%

    free/reduced lunch

    updated 12/15/2016**

Labor context

updated 12/15/2016
  • District is operating under a current contract
  • State requires collective bargaining by school districts if a majority of teachers vote for union representation.
  • Teachers are NEA and AFT union members.

Student Demographics

updated 12/15/2016**

*N/A indicates the issue was not addressed in scope of NCTQ reviewed documents.
**School district teacher count, enrollment, and demographic data is from the 2014-2015 school year, sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics.

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