2020-21 Campaign Partner


About Us

Located in Derby Kansas, Derby Public Schools has a long-standing reputation for providing an excellent education, along with opportunities seen in few districts. Derby Public Schools is proud to offer several different early childhood learning programs. These programs meet the social, emotional and educational needs of a variety of students.

Keeping students and staff safe is one of the highest priorities of Derby Public Schools. We conduct ongoing updates and training for staff and students to ensure the most recent, relevant procedures are in place. A secured access vestibule provides each school’s office staff control over who enters the building. When visiting each school, you will have to press a button stating your reason for your visit prior to being granted permission to enter.


Our Mission & Vision

Our Mission

The mission of Derby Public Schools is to create a tomorrow that is better than today by ensuring all students continually grow and learn.

Our Vision

Every student, every day, preparing for the future.

Teachers Salaries

The average Derby Public Schools salary ranges from approximately $24,000 per year for Paraprofessional to $101,313 per year for Director. Average Derby Public Schools hourly pay ranges from approximately $8.35 per hour for Food Service Associate to $30.00 per hour for Tutor.


Equal Opportunity Employer

We believe……

Notice of Nondiscrimination – An Equal Employment Opportunity/Educational Opportunity Agency: The Derby Unified School District 260 does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, or disability in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programs and activities. Any person having inquiries concerning the Derby School District’s compliance with the regulations implementing Title VI, Title IX, Americans with Disability Act or Section 504 is directed to contact the Assistant Superintendent of Human Resources at 120 E. Washington, Derby, Kansas 67037 or at (316) 788-8415. This district official has been designated by the Derby School District to coordinate the district’s efforts to comply with the regulation implementing these laws.

120 E. Washington, Derby, KS 67037

Phone: (316) 788-8415