Casey County School District

1922 N Us 127
Liberty, KY 42539-7701
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 2,202 students in Casey County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Casey County School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 26% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,535 Schools
# Students
2,202 Students
653,795 Students
# Teachers
148 Teachers
43,431 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Casey County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 171 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#46 out of 172 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Casey County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
30%
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 2020-21 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
42%
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 2020-21 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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.22
0.44
# American Indian Students
2 Students
853 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
12 Students
12,780 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
174 Students
54,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
8%
# Black Students
12 Students
69,939 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
1,943 Students
483,050 Students
% White Students
88%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
1,016 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
52 Students
32,044 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
61
23,220
# Students in K Grade:
173
49,563
# Students in 1st Grade:
172
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
157
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
186
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
163
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
153
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
179
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
182
50,313
# Students in 8th Grade:
162
51,324
# Students in 9th Grade:
177
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
166
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
143
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
125
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
3
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,561 is higher than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,020 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$32 MM
$9,360 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$31 MM
$9,189 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,561
$14,317
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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$14,020
$14,055
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 2020-21 school year data.

Best Casey County School District Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Casey County High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1841 E Ky 70
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6151
Grades: 9-12
| 614 students
Rank: #22.
Liberty Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
75 College St
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6942
Grades: PK-5
| 380 students
Rank: #33.
Walnut Hill Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2834 S Us 127
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6942
Grades: PK-5
| 381 students
Rank: #44.
Casey County Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1673 E Ky 70
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6942
Grades: 6-8
| 523 students
Rank: #55.
Jones Park Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6295 East Ky 70
Liberty, KY 42539
(606) 787-6942
Grades: PK-5
| 304 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Casey County School District?
Casey County School District manages 5 public schools serving 2,202 students.
What is the rank of Casey County School District?
Casey County School District is ranked #50 out of 171 school districts in Kentucky (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Kentucky school districts for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%) and Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
What is the racial composition of students in Casey County School District?
88% of Casey County School District students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Casey County School District?
Casey County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What is Casey County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,020 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,202 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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