School Districts

Kansas City residents are served by 74 school districts. Around 19 of these districts, representing over 70% of area enrollments, are included in Expansion Management magazine's annual educational quality ratings of nearly 1,000 school districts nationwide.

At least 7 of the area's districts rated "gold medal," the highest of the 5 Expansion Management composite cost-performance categories. Six were awarded "blue ribbon," the next highest category.