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If you are want to know more about our

Chanute Public Schools Family,

 you are in the right location.



USD 413 Public Schools are located in Chanute, within Neosho County and in the southeastern part of the state. More than 300 staff and faculty are employed at

Chanute High School

Royster Middle School

Chanute Elementary School

and Lincoln Early Learning Center

There are approximately 1,800 students in grades K-12, including 540 at the high school, 400 sixth, seventh and eighth graders at the middle school, and 875 kindergarten through fifth graders at the elementary school. Our early learning center serves about 100 at-risk preschool and special needs children, who range from three to five years in age.

Across the district there are more than 130 certified teachers, 250 support staff and 30 special education professionals employed through the ANW Special Education Interlocal.

Before making a decision to join Chanute Public Schools, we invite you to learn more about our schools, our policies and our benefits.

We offer paid health and life insurance, competitive salaries and benefits, ranking in the:

Top 15 % for starting salaries for teachers

Top 2 % in strength of salary schedule

Top 7 % in salaries over a 20-year career


We support our Staff through

Paid Professional Development Days

One on One Mentoring Program

Tuition Reimbursement

Tech Tuesdays

Professional Learning Communities in each school

Summer Institute for collaborative planning for the next school year


To find more detailed information about our school year, curriculum, district policies, or how we rate on the Kansas Report Card, use the quick links at the top left of this page for easy access.

Thank YOU for considering

Chanute Public Schools

as your next school family.