Breathitt County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public high schools managed by Breathitt County School District serving 571 students in Jackson, Kentucky.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Breathitt County School District (2019-20)

Overview

School District NameBreathitt County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,953 students
# of Teachers121 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,071 students
% Male Students
55%
# of Female Students882 students
% Female Students
45%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.05
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students16 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students24 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students1,904 students
% White Students
97%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students3 students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:89
# of Students in Kindergarten:121
# of Students in 1st Grade:143
# of Students in 2nd Grade:135
# of Students in 3rd Grade:146
# of Students in 4th Grade:160
# of Students in 5th Grade:161
# of Students in 6th Grade:147
# of Students in 7th Grade:137
# of Students in 8th Grade:145
# of Students in 9th Grade:149
# of Students in 10th Grade:141
# of Students in 11th Grade:131
# of Students in 12th Grade:148
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Breathitt County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Breathitt 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Breathitt 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Breathitt County School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,985 is higher than the state average of $10,478. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,165 is higher than the state average of $10,395. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$26 MM$24 MM
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Spending$27 MM$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Breathitt County School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,985$10,478
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Breathitt County School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,165$10,395
This chart display average spending per public school student in Breathitt County School District and average spending per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Breathitt County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.05, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Cadet Leadership Education Program. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.