Calloway County School District

2110 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(District boundaries shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Science Proficiency
Highest science proficiency (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 3,067 students in Calloway County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Calloway County School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 16% 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
3,067 Students
653,795 Students
# Teachers
192 Teachers
43,431 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Calloway County School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KY)
#19 out of 172 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Calloway County  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
49%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calloway 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.
53%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calloway 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.
33%
22%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Calloway 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.
94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Calloway County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.28
0.44
# American Indian Students
5 Students
853 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
28 Students
12,780 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
219 Students
54,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
8%
# Black Students
57 Students
69,939 Students
% Black Students
2%
11%
# White Students
2,588 Students
483,050 Students
% White Students
84%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
1,016 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
168 Students
32,044 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
170
23,220
# Students in K Grade:
256
49,563
# Students in 1st Grade:
215
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
207
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
205
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
195
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
213
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
218
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
230
50,313
# Students in 8th Grade:
221
51,324
# Students in 9th Grade:
247
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
234
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
237
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
214
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
5
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,128 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,106 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$37 MM
$9,360 MM
This chart display total revenue of Calloway 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
$34 MM
$9,189 MM
This chart display total spending of Calloway 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
$12,128
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Calloway 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
$11,106
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Calloway 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 Calloway County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Southwest Calloway Elementary School
(Math: 62% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3426 Wiswell Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7345
Grades: K-5
| 440 students
Rank: #22.
East Calloway Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1169 Pottertown Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7325
Grades: K-5
| 295 students
Rank: #33.
North Calloway Elementary School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2928 Brinn Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7335
Grades: K-5
| 556 students
Rank: #44.
Calloway County High School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2108 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7375
Grades: 9-12
| 863 students
Rank: #55.
Calloway County Day Treatment
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2003 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7318
Grades: 6-12
| 6 students
Rank: #66.
Calloway County Middle School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2112 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7355
Grades: 6-8
| 668 students
Rank: #77.
Calloway County Alternative Program
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2003 College Farm Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7318
Grades: 6-12
| 69 students
Rank: n/an/a
2106-a College Farm Rd
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 762-7410
Grades: PK
| 170 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Calloway County School District?
Calloway County School District manages 8 public schools serving 3,067 students.
What is the rank of Calloway County School District?
Calloway County School District is ranked #17 out of 171 school districts in Kentucky (top 10%) 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 overall rank (Top 20%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest science proficiency (Top 10%)
What is the racial composition of students in Calloway County School District?
84% of Calloway County School District students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Calloway County School District?
Calloway County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 16:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What is Calloway County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $11,106 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 8 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,067 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : 94% (Top 30% in KY)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 49% (Top 10%)
  • : 53% (Top 20%)
  • : 33% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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