Grayson County Public Schools

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(7)
High
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Elementary
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Pre-K
(4)
Private
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There are 7 public schools in Grayson County, Kentucky, serving 4,339 students.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky state average of 19%.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Grayson County Public Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • CaneyvilleCaneyville Elementary School
    521 East Maple St
    CaneyvilleKY42721
    (270)879-4211
    451 students | Gr. PK-5
  • ClarksonClarkson Elementary School
    310 Millerstown St
    ClarksonKY42726
    (270)242-3061
    675 students | Gr. PK-5
  • CaneyvilleGrayson Co. Alternative Education
    Alternative School
    306 East Maple St
    CaneyvilleKY42721
    (270)879-1329
    Alternative School
    17 students | Gr. 6-12
  • LeitchfieldGrayson County High School
    340 Schoolhouse Rd
    LeitchfieldKY42754
    (270)259-4078
    1249 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Leitchfield
    Grayson County Middle School
    726 John Hill Taylor Dr
    LeitchfieldKY42754
    (270)259-4175
    1001 students | Gr. 6-9
  • Leitchfield
    H W Wilkey Elementary School
    130 Wallace Ave
    LeitchfieldKY42754
    (270)259-4058
    547 students | Gr. PK-5
  • Leitchfield
    Oran P Lawler Elementary School
    174 High School Rd
    LeitchfieldKY42754
    (270)259-9332
    399 students | Gr. PK-5

County Statistics

About Grayson County County Statistics (KY) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 28,072 people 4,336,364 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 12% 15%
Median Household Income $31,087 $34,984
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Did You Know?
Grayson County, KY public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.05, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.33. The most diverse school district in Grayson County is Sherman Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or in the USA.