Beechwood Independent School District
- For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools in Beechwood Independent School District, serving 1,413 students. Beechwood Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
- Public schools in Beechwood Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 73% (versus the 56% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Kentucky.
- Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
- The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.
|School District Name||Beechwood Independent School District|
|School District Phone Number||(859) 331-3250|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (KY)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,534 Schools|
|# of Students||1,413 Students||680,978 Students|
|# of Teachers||84 Teachers||42,120 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||16:1|
- Beechwood Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
- The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (KY)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#4 out of 173 school districts|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||8 Students||839 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||31 Students||12,135 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||91 Students||45,801 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||11 Students||71,831 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,240 Students||523,010 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||850 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||30 Students||26,512 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||37||29,493|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||66||44,058|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||101||50,518|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||97||49,479|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||99||51,350|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||117||52,328|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||118||52,669|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||107||51,102|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||120||50,249|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||116||50,293|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||113||53,687|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||111||50,822|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||101||48,739|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||110||45,593|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||598|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $11,222 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,630. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
- The school district's spending/student of $12,046 is higher than the state median of $11,598. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (KY)|
|Total Revenue||$16 MM||$27 MM|
|Spending||$17 MM||$27 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,222||$11,630|
|Revenue / Student||$12,046||$11,598|
Beechwood Independent School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Beechwood High School 54 Beechwood Rd
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
Grades: 7-12 | 652 students
- Beechwood Elementary School 54 Beechwood Rd
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
Grades: PK-6 | 723 students
- Guardian Angel 75 Orphanage Road
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
Grades: 1-12 | 38 students
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