Preparing Students for their Future
The Board of Education is committed to maximizing each student's potential, through inspiration and discovery, challenging all students to become self-sufficient and positive contributors to society. USD 232 will prepare all students for their future through excellent, innovative learning opportunities with caring, dedicated and passionate staff in a safe and secure environment.
The school district is recognized for excelling in five educational outcomes established around the vision for education in Kansas through the Star Recognition Program.
Students in Unified School District No. 232, Johnson County, Kansas, continue to score above state and national peers on the ACT College Readiness Exam.
Assessments are an important tool to help teachers, parents and students gauge a student’s progress. However, it is important to remember assessments are just one of several measures to be considered. Kansas is reducing overemphasis on state assessments and is increasing the focus on the needs of the whole child.
USD 232 is ranked the #2 Best School District in Kansas, as identified by Niche.
USD 232 is ranked second in the Kansas City metro area as a high-performing school district.
De Soto High School and Mill Valley High School at USD 232 are among the Best High Schools in the nation and the State of Kansas, according to U.S. News & World Report.