The Independent School

  • The Independent School serves 560 students in grades Prekindergarten-12 and is a member of the National Independent Private Schools Association.
  • The student:teacher of The Independent School is 10:1 and the school's religious affiliation is Nonsectarian.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Independent Private Schools Association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students560 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
31%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade The Independent School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wichita
    Grades: NS-12 | 844 students
    1.9 miles
    9115 E 13th Street N
    Wichita, KS 67206
    (316) 771-2203
    1.9 NS-12
    844
  • Wichita
    Grades: PK-8 | 189 students
    2.7 miles
    3313 Grand St
    Wichita, KS 67218
    (316) 682-6021
    2.7 PK-8
    189
  • Wichita
    Grades: PK-8 | 440 students
    2.1 miles
    125 N Quentin St
    Wichita, KS 67208
    (316) 684-3752
    2.1 PK-8
    440
  • Wichita
    Grades: PK-8 | 594 students
    3.5 miles
    2900 N Rock Road
    Wichita, KS 67226
    (316) 688-1161
    3.5 PK-8
    594
  • Wichita
    Grades: K-12 | 301 students
    0.7 miles
    6355 Willowbrook St.
    Wichita, KS 67218
    (316) 773-9279
    0.7 K-12
    301

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My daughter has been a student at The Independent School for K-5th grade and loves going to school every day. She loves the caring teachers and fine arts opportunities.
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The average private school tuition in Kansas is $4,940 for elementary schools and $10,251 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Kansas is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).