Boyd County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 3,135 students in Boyd County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Boyd County School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Boyd County School District are Ponderosa Elementary School, Boyd County Middle School and Summit Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Boyd County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 25% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Boyd County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
12 Schools
1,532 Schools
# Students
3,135 Students
658,809 Students
# Teachers
247 Teachers
42,518 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Boyd County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 170 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#124 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Boyd County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Boyd 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)
54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Boyd 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
95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Boyd 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
0.11
0.43
# American Indian Students
3 Students
856 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
11 Students
12,629 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
62 Students
51,627 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# Black Students
16 Students
69,971 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
2,956 Students
492,417 Students
% White Students
94%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
902 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
81 Students
30,411 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
168
20,258
# Students in K Grade:
217
45,611
# Students in 1st Grade:
208
49,131
# Students in 2nd Grade:
209
48,196
# Students in 3rd Grade:
230
43,885
# Students in 4th Grade:
213
47,539
# Students in 5th Grade:
207
48,330
# Students in 6th Grade:
232
50,636
# Students in 7th Grade:
245
51,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
234
52,396
# Students in 9th Grade:
257
53,890
# Students in 10th Grade:
245
52,232
# Students in 11th Grade:
243
48,687
# Students in 12th Grade:
224
45,632
# Ungraded Students:
3
655

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,209 is higher than the state median of $12,790. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,790 is higher than the state median of $13,085. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$41 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Boyd County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$46 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Boyd County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,209
$12,790
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Boyd County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,790
$13,085
This chart display average spending per public school student in Boyd County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Boyd County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ponderosa Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
16701 Ponderosa Dr
Catlettsburg, KY 41129
(606) 928-2330
Grades: K-5
| 321 students
Rank: #22.
Boyd County Middle School
Math: 37% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1226 Summit Road
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-9547
Grades: 6-8
| 700 students
Rank: #33.
Summit Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
830 State Rt 716
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-6533
Grades: K-5
| 482 students
Rank: #44.
Cannonsburg Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
12219 Midland Trail Rd
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-7131
Grades: K-5
| 268 students
Rank: #55.
Catlettsburg Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3348 Court St
Catlettsburg, KY 41129
(606) 739-5515
Grades: PK-5
| 213 students
Rank: #66.
Boyd County High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
14375 Lions Lane
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 895 students
Rank: #77.
Ramey-estep High School
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2901 Pigeon Roost Road
Rush, KY 41168
(606) 928-5801
Grades: 6-12
| 68 students
Rank: n/an/a
Ashland Technical College
Vocational School
4818 Roberts Drive
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-4256
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Boyd Co Career & Tech Educ Ctr Voc School
Vocational School
12300 Midland Trail Rd.
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-7120
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
12307 Midland Trail
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-7110
Grades: PK
| 168 students
Rank: n/an/a
Boyd County Central School
Alternative School
2901 West Pigeon Roost Road
Rush, KY 41168
(606) 928-5801
Grades: 6-12
| 20 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kentucky Tech - Ashland Reg Tech Center
Vocational School
4818 Roberts Drive
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 928-4256
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Boyd County
  • 1104 Bob McCullough Dr, Ashland, KY, 41102
  • (606) 928-4141
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 3,135 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 6%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.11

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