Wichita Collegiate School

9115 E 13th Street N
Wichita, KS 67206
Tel: (316)771-2203
Grades: NS-12
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Are you looking for a high school?  Join us for our Upper School Open House on Thursday, November 20 at 7:00 p.m.!  

Advance registration is appreciated -- please sign up at wcsks.com/WhyCollegiate
Wichita Collegiate School does not merely make the promise of a great education, Collegiate delivers.
Since 1963, the Collegiate program has created great expectations, and met and exceeded the hopes and dreams of our parents and students.
The curriculum offered is a proven program on every level from the foundation established in Early Childhood to the exciting self discoveries in Upper School.
Students are always prepared for what comes next in their academic journey, and in the journey of life.
For more than 50 years, Wichita Collegiate School has offered encouragement, training, and myriad opportunities for children to develop to their full potential.
Recent additions to the WCS campus include innovation labs in the Middle School and in the Upper School.  These have proven to be great places for students to practice design thinking, and to collaborate and problem solve.  The Middle School iLab includes 3D scanners and printers, a green screen room, a fully equipped woodworking room, and a room equipped for composing music on computers.  The Upper School iLab also includes a CNC router and  a room for teaching CATIA (Computer Aided Three dimensional Interactive Applications).
Collegiate has long emphasized a developmental approach to early childhood education.
Individualized programs are taught by loving, nurturing teachers.
In Montessori, traditional preschool, and kindergarten, Collegiate makes school a warm, wonderful place to learn and to grow.
Children enjoy these early years at Wichita Collegiate School.
Built into the Collegiate Early Childhood curriculum are activities which complement and extend the more formal aspects of instruction.
Music, Physical Education, and Library are an integral part of each day.
Field trips are a regular part of the curriculum.
Visits to museums, zoos, and nature trails enrich the day-to-day lessons of the classrooms.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Yes
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
Average SAT score 1828
Average ACT score 27
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Mainly no blue jeans or T-shirts except on Spartan Spirit dress days)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes WCS offers several payment plans as well as need-based tuition assistance.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Susie Steed


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Diving, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
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The average private school tuition in Kansas is $4,783 for elementary schools and $11,150 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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