Carroll County School District

813 Hawkins St
Carrollton, KY 41008
(District boundaries shown in map)
1/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,058 students in Carroll County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Carroll County School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 21% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 24% 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
5 Schools
1,535 Schools
# Students
2,058 Students
653,795 Students
# Teachers
139 Teachers
43,431 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Carroll County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 85-89% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KY)
#172 out of 172 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Carroll County  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
17%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Carroll 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.
21%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Carroll 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.
9%
22%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Carroll 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.
85-89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Carroll County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.39
0.44
# American Indian Students
2 Students
853 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
4 Students
12,780 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
365 Students
54,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
18%
8%
# Black Students
19 Students
69,939 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
1,565 Students
483,050 Students
% White Students
76%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,016 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
103 Students
32,044 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
184
23,220
# Students in K Grade:
147
49,563
# Students in 1st Grade:
146
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
131
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
134
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
136
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
162
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
143
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
159
50,313
# Students in 8th Grade:
159
51,324
# Students in 9th Grade:
158
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
153
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
126
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
119
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
1
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,599 is higher than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,577 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$32 MM
$9,360 MM
This chart display total revenue of Carroll 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 (20-21)
$30 MM
$9,189 MM
This chart display total spending of Carroll 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 (20-21)
$15,599
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Carroll 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 (20-21)
$14,577
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Carroll 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 Carroll County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Carroll County High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1706 Highland Ave
Carrollton, KY 41008
(502) 732-7075
Grades: 9-12
| 557 students
Rank: #22.
Carroll County Middle School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 21%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
408 5th St
Carrollton, KY 41008
(502) 732-7080
Grades: 5-8
| 623 students
Rank: #33.
Cartmell Elementary School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 18%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1708 Highland Ave
Carrollton, KY 41008
(502) 732-7085
Grades: 2-4
| 401 students
Rank: n/an/a
619 9th Street
Carrollton, KY 41008
(502) 732-7016
Grades: PK
| 184 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kathryn Winn Primary
907 Hawkins St
Carrollton, KY 41008
(502) 732-7090
Grades: K-1
| 293 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Carroll County School District?
Carroll County School District manages 5 public schools serving 2,058 students.
What is the rank of Carroll County School District?
Carroll County School District is ranked #171 out of 171 school districts in Kentucky (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Carroll County School District?
76% of Carroll County School District students are White, 18% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Carroll County School District?
Carroll County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What is Carroll County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,577 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,058 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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