Anderson County School District

1160 By Pass North
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

Anderson County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kentucky for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,727 students in Anderson County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Anderson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 26% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,535 Schools
# Students
3,727 Students
653,795 Students
# Teachers
232 Teachers
43,431 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Anderson County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 171 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 92% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KY)
#47 out of 172 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Anderson County  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
43%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anderson County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anderson County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
22%
22%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Anderson County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
92%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Anderson County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.20
0.44
# American Indian Students
7 Students
853 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
18 Students
12,780 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
153 Students
54,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# Black Students
65 Students
69,939 Students
% Black Students
2%
11%
# White Students
3,338 Students
483,050 Students
% White Students
90%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,016 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
148 Students
32,044 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
152
23,220
# Students in K Grade:
256
49,563
# Students in 1st Grade:
258
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
266
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
290
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
214
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
275
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
225
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
289
50,313
# Students in 8th Grade:
316
51,324
# Students in 9th Grade:
305
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
295
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
284
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
300
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
2
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,762 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,461 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$44 MM
$9,360 MM
This chart display total revenue of Anderson County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$43 MM
$9,189 MM
This chart display total spending of Anderson County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,762
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Anderson County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,461
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Anderson County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Anderson County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Robert B. Turner Elementary School
(Math: 58% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1411 Fox Creek Road
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-2500
Grades: K-5
| 544 students
Rank: #22.
Anderson County High School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 56%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 Bearcat Dr
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-5118
Grades: 9-12
| 1,186 students
Rank: #33.
Anderson County Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1 Mustang Trail
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-9261
Grades: 6-8
| 830 students
Rank: #44.
Emma B. Ward Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1150 Bypass N
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-4236
Grades: 1-5
| 459 students
Rank: #55.
Saffell Street Elementary School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
210 Saffell St
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-3565
Grades: 1-5
| 386 students
Rank: #66.
Apex Academy
Alternative School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 31% )
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Bearcat Drive
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-5118
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
1154 Bypass N
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-2504
Grades: PK-K
| 322 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kentucky Tech - Anderson County Tech Center
Vocational School
1500 Bypass North Us 127
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-9465
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Anderson County School District?
Anderson County School District manages 8 public schools serving 3,727 students.
What is the rank of Anderson County School District?
Anderson County School District is ranked #47 out of 171 school districts in Kentucky (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Kentucky school districts for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
What is the racial composition of students in Anderson County School District?
90% of Anderson County School District students are White, 4% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Anderson County School District?
Anderson County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 17:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What is Anderson County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $11,461 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 8 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,727 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • : 92% (Top 50% in KY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 43% (Top 20%)
  • : 47% (Top 50%)
  • : 22% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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