Inspiring future leaders and empowering each student with the 21st century skills and knowledge necessary for success drive "Team 259" toward greatness every day. Wichita Public Schools provides unparalleled opportunities for students - in the classroom; by participation in service and extra-curricular activities; because of extraordinary and safe school facilities; regardless of ability, language needs, background.
WPS is the largest school district in Kansas, educating approximately 11 percent of all public school students in the state of Kansas, and more than half of all school-aged children in Sedgwick County. The district's 2016-17 enrollment is 50,561 students.
We are proud of our award-winning schools, outstanding teachers and staff, accomplished students, and committed parents and volunteers. WPS serves students in 94 schools and special program locations, employing nearly 10,000 dedicated professionals.
Thank you for your interest in the Wichita Public Schools. The links on this page are an excellent starting point to learn more about us and the community we serve!