Reports and Publications

Research-related reports and publications produced by KASB.  If you don't find what you are looking for here, remember to check the District-Level Data and State-Level Data pages for additional reports and tools.

KASB Survey Annual Reports

The following are the reports based on KASB's Annual Data Collections:

Other Reports







Student Staff Ratios

Interactive Reports shoing the change in staff and students from 1998 to 2018 based on data from KSDE


KASB Enrollment Projection Report

5-Year Projections for district enrollments by grade and by lunch program participation for based on actual enrollment and district birth rate data.

  • For the interactive tool providing district-level data, visit the Members Only Data page.


Comparing Kansas

The KASB Comparing Kansas report data provides information related to the Kansas State Board of Education’s Kansans Can outcomes and the “Rose Capacities” identified by the Kansas Supreme Court as a standard of constitutional funding and adopted as educational goals by the Kansas Legislature. It also allows Kansas educational performance, funding and other factors to be compared to other states. This is the second year KASB has produced this report using the same data elements and calculations.


Impact of Poverty and School Size on 2015-16 Kansas State Assessment Results

This report presents the results of a statistical analysis to determine the extent to which a school’s enrollment size and the percent of students eligible for free or reduced‐price lunch predict student performance on the 2015‐16 Kansas State Assessments.


Health Insurance Survey Report

Report based on an anonymous survey of Kansas School Districts regarding their health insurance benefits.


Candidates and Endorsement

Want to know who is running to represent you in the Legislature and how major groups involved in the education debate view those candidates?  Check out this handy tool that shows a comprehensive list of candidates and allows you to easily connect with the data.


At-Risk Funding in Kansas

Report discussing Free Lunch Status and At-Risk Status in Kansas.


School Staffing in Kansas: Analysis of KSDE Data on Staff Counts and Salaries

This report shows the change in staff and students from 1998 to 2016 and teacher, principal, and superintendent average salaries and totals spent on these salaries.


Kansas School Expenditures 1998-99 through 2014-15: Trends and Details

This report examines Kansas school district expenditures by Fund, Object, and Sub Object from the 1998-99 school year through the 2014-15 school year.


Teacher, Principal, and Superintendent Salaries and Positions: Trends in Kansas from 1997-98 to 2014-15

This report discusses the change in teacher, principal, and superintendent salaries and numbers of positions in Kansas public schools from the 1997-98 school year to the 2014-15 school year.


Estimated Impact of HB 2504

Shows the possible effect of HB 2504 on school district boundaries and enrollment.


The Gannon equity decision and the impact of state aid changes on local property rates and per pupil revenues

Report showing the impact of recent Kansas school funding system changes on each district and the resulting inequity in the tax burden.


Long-Term Growth in Instructional and Student Support Employees

Info on staff numbers and ratios in Kansas over time.


Estimated Impact of SB7 and Block Grant Plan

Tool for showing the impact of Senate Bill 7 at the state and district level.


Election Changes

Information on districts opposing election changes proposed during the Spring 2015 legislative session.