Casey County School District

1922 N Us 127
Liberty, KY 42539-7701
(District boundaries shown in map)
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 3 public preschools serving 1,065 students in Casey County School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in Kentucky.
Public Preschools in Casey County School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Kentucky public pre school average of 31%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public preschool average of 22% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
5 Schools
546 Schools
# Students
2,202 Students
220,159 Students
# Teachers
148 Teachers
15,414 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)
#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.
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.
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.
≥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:

0.22
0.39
# American Indian Students
2 Students
265 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
12 Students
4,048 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
174 Students
16,817 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
8%
# Black Students
12 Students
17,402 Students
% Black Students
1%
8%
# White Students
1,943 Students
170,680 Students
% White Students
88%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
369 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
52 Students
10,578 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
61
23,177
# Students in K Grade:
173
35,885
# Students in 1st Grade:
172
31,229
# Students in 2nd Grade:
157
30,891
# Students in 3rd Grade:
186
29,260
# Students in 4th Grade:
163
26,168
# Students in 5th Grade:
153
27,438
# Students in 6th Grade:
179
7,855
# Students in 7th Grade:
182
3,149
# Students in 8th Grade:
162
3,115
# Students in 9th Grade:
177
518
# Students in 10th Grade:
166
492
# Students in 11th Grade:
143
498
# Students in 12th Grade:
125
453
# Ungraded Students:
3
31

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 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 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 Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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: #33.
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

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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%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in KY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 39% (Top 20%)
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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