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Demographics
Demographics
 2018-2019 Enrollment
 
 High School
 545
 Middle School
 400
 Total Elementary     
 979


Student Racial/Ethnic Composition

 African American
 5.8% 
 Am. Indian/Alaskan Native
 3.2%
 Asian & Pacific Islander
 1.6%
 Hispanic  8.6%
 White  80.8%


 Class Size
Pupil/Teacher Ratio

 
 Elementary (core classes)
 20.8 to 1
 Middle School (core classes)
 14.2 to 1
 High School (core classes)
 12.6 to 1


 About Us
Unified School District 490, El Dorado Public Schools, serves students and families throughout 128 square miles in the city of El Dorado and the surrounding rural area of Butler County with a comprehensive educational program including vocal music, band, orchestra, fine arts, physical education, art, foreign language, and technology.

The district has been recognized for excellence in technology and takes pride in providing tools that support acquisition of 21st century skills.

Students attend one of three elementary schools, a middle school serving grades 6-8, and El Dorado High School, a 4A school serving students in grades 9-12. Forty pre-K students are served through a State Pre-Kindergarten Program grant. The district provides full day kindergarten. The high school has an alternative program as well as a virtual program for students who experience success in a non-traditional setting.

The Board of Education has adopted a Strategic Plan to support the district vision in the areas of Students, Culture, and Community. Goals were established to ensure the district is working toward improving in these three key areas. The goals established were Student Achievement, Staff Retention and Recruitment, School Climate, Communication, and Infrastructure. Copies of the District Strategic Plan are available at the District Office.

 El Dorado Public Schools USD 490 does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programss and activities. If you have any questions regarding the above, please contact: Sue Givens, Title IX and Section 504 ADA Coordinator, (316) 322-4800
  • Mission Statement


    El Dorado Public Schools

    The mission of USD 490 is to provide comprehensive educational programs and opportunities that:
    Prepare STUDENTS to be successfully engages citizens, employees, and lifelong learners;
    • PARENTS prefer for their children;
    Inspire pride among EMPLOYEES, and;
    • PATRONS are willing to support.


    Adopted November 14, 2016