Boone County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public high schools serving 6,257 students in Boone County School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public high schools in Kentucky.
Public High Schools in Boone County School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Kentucky public high school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Boone County School District are Larry A. Ryle High School, Randall K. Cooper High School and Conner High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Boone County School District have a Graduation Rate of 95%, which is more than the Kentucky average of 91%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Conner High School, with ≥99% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Kentucky or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kentucky public high school average of 21% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Boone County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
6 Schools
434 Schools
# Students
6,257 Students
212,622 Students
# Teachers
390 Teachers
12,842 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Boone County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 167 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#33 out of 173 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Boone County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Boone 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Boone 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Boone County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.30
0.37
# American Indian Students
2 Students
273 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
135 Students
3,670 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
399 Students
12,120 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
6%
# Black Students
266 Students
23,318 Students
% Black Students
4%
11%
# White Students
5,232 Students
167,144 Students
% White Students
84%
78%
# Hawaiian Students
24 Students
241 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
199 Students
5,856 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
667
# Students in K Grade:
-
469
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
536
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
534
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
584
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
589
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
770
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
1,817
# Students in 7th Grade:
3
3,464
# Students in 8th Grade:
13
3,753
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,672
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,598
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,511
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,445
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
15
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,126 is higher than the state median of $12,004. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,425 is higher than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$248 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Boone County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$254 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Boone County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,126
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Boone County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,425
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Boone County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Boone County School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Larry A. Ryle High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
10379 Us 42
Union, KY 41091
(859) 384-5300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,890 students
Rank: #22.
Randall K. Cooper High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2855 Longbranch Rd
Union, KY 41091
(859) 384-5040
Grades: 9-12
| 1,366 students
Rank: #33.
Conner High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
3310 Cougar Path
Hebron, KY 41048
(859) 334-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,427 students
Rank: #44.
Boone County High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
7056 Burlington Pk
Florence, KY 41042
(859) 282-5655
Grades: 9-12
| 1,371 students
Rank: #55.
Boone County Alternative Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
99 Center Dr.
Florence, KY 41042
(859) 283-1003
Grades: 6-12
| 203 students
Imagineering Academy
Alternative School
99 Center Street
Florence, KY 41042
(859) 282-2163
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,257 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.30

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