Casey County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,331 students in Casey County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Casey County School District have an average math proficiency score of 57% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Casey County School District are Casey County Middle School, Liberty Elementary School and Walnut Hill Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Casey County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Casey 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 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Casey 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
5 Schools
1,537 Schools
# Students
2,331 Students
679,771 Students
# Teachers
148 Teachers
42,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Casey County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 172 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 increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#23 out of 173 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Casey County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Casey 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 Casey 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 Casey 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
0.18
0.40
# American Indian Students
3 Students
838 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
11 Students
12,131 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
153 Students
45,775 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
7%
# Black Students
6 Students
71,824 Students
% Black Students
n/a
10%
# White Students
2,102 Students
521,864 Students
% White Students
90%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
849 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
53 Students
26,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
80
29,417
# Students in K Grade:
162
43,976
# Students in 1st Grade:
209
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
188
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
186
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
172
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
174
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
172
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
151
50,181
# Students in 8th Grade:
172
50,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
171
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
153
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
168
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
173
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
-
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,055 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 $12,541 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
$28 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Casey 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
$29 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Casey 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
$12,055
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Casey 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
$12,541
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Casey 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 Casey County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Casey County Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1673 E Ky 70
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6769
Grades: 7-8
| 323 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Liberty Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
75 College St
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6961
Grades: PK-6
| 435 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Walnut Hill Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
2834 S Us 127
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-0045
Grades: PK-6
| 534 students
Rank: #44.
Jones Park Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6295 East Ky 70
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-1217
Grades: PK-6
| 374 students
Rank: #55.
Casey County High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1841 E Ky 70
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6151
Grades: 9-12
| 665 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,331 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.18

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