There are several school districts within Dickinson County. Each are strong, with a teaching and administrative staff committed to the success of each student. Parents can choose between one of the local public or private schools within the county. As an added benefit, seniors graduating from a Dickinson County school can apply for local scholarships to help pay for college.
In addition, there are technical schools, community colleges, private universities and three major research universities within two hours of Dickinson County, creating educational opportunities for local graduates and adults continuing their education.
ABILENE USD 435
AHS Students express what they like about Abilene. Our Kids, Our Town
Barton Community College
Barton's proud association with Fort Riley and the U.S. Army began in 1984 with a single training contract and has continued to grow in support of the Army, its soldiers, their families, and the Junction City community.
Bethany College, established by Swedish Lutheran immigrants in 1881, is a college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).
CHAPMAN USD 473
Students grades K-5th attend Enterprise Elementary. Classes sizes are small and allow for more teacher-student interaction. New storm shelters are a recent addition.
CLOUD COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Cloud County Community College prepares students to lead successful lives and enhances the vitality of our communities. Cloud County Community College has identified guiding values to help achieve the mission.
HERINGTON USD 487
The mission of USD487 is to build cutting edge educational excellence which supports all students and community to be responsible contributing citizens successful in tomorrow’s world.
Kansas State University
As the nation's first operational land-grant university, Kansas State University is committed to serving the state's 2.9 million residents. After all, a central component of our university mission is to do our part in advancing the well-being of Kansas. And no matter which part of Kansas you call home, K-State offers access to information, research insights and opportunities that enrich the lives of your communit...
RURAL VISTA USD 481
Unified School District 481 does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, religion, disability or age as to treatment of students in programs and as to employment.
As stated in our mission, Salina Tech seeks to equip learners with the technical and general education skills necessary for employment, personal growth and lifelong learning. So, whether you are in high school getting a head start on your college education, retooling your career, or launching yourself into the future of a high-tech, global workforce, the contemporary program offerings at Salina Tech can assist you in you...
SOLOMON USD 393
Forensics competed at their last meet of the season yesterday in Abilene. Tarah Richards qualified for the finals in extemporaneous speech and finished fourth overall.
The University of Kansas
The University of Kansas is the state’s flagship university and one of just 62 invited members of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU). We consistently earn high rankings for academics and recognition as a premier research university.