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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 78 public schools in Fayette County School District, serving 41,649 students.
  • Public schools in Fayette County School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 56% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
  • The top ranked public schools in Fayette County School District are Scapa At Bluegrass, Rosa Parks Elementary School and Athens-chilesburg Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameFayette County School District
School District Phone Number(859) 381-4100
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools78 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students41,649 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers2,886 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1

District Comparison

  • Fayette County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fayette 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fayette 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fayette County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.660.40
# of American Indian Students75 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1,922 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
5%
2%
# of Hispanic Students6,814 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
7%
# of Black Students9,358 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
23%
10%
# of White Students21,299 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
51%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students28 Students850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2,153 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,09729,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,82344,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,28650,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,14849,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,32551,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,35552,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,36952,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,21251,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,12650,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:3,04350,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,47253,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,00850,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,81848,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,54145,593
# of Ungraded Students:26598

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,517 is higher than the state average of $10,455. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,063 is higher than the state average of $10,373. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$413 MM$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fayette County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$434 MM$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Fayette County  School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,517$10,455
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fayette County  School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,063$10,373
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fayette County  School District and average spending per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Fayette County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Able Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    701 E. Main St.
    Lexington, KY 40509
    (859) 381-4000

    Grades: K-5 | 20 students
  • Arlington Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    122 Arceme Avenue
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3030

    Grades: PK-5 | 345 students
  • Ashland Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank: Top 10%
    195 N Ashland Ave
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-3243

    Grades: K-5 | 314 students
  • Athens-chilesburg Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank: Top 5%
    930 Jouett Creek Dr
    Lexington, KY 40509
    (859) 381-4955

    Grades: K-5 | 792 students
  • Beaumont Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2080 Georgian Way
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 381-3094

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,063 student
  • Blackburn Education Center Vocational School
    3111 Spurr Road
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 246-2366

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Booker T Washington Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    707 Howard Street
    Lexington, KY 40508
    (859) 381-3263

    Grades: PK-5 | 353 students
  • Bryan Station High School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    201 Eastin Rd
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3308

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,417 student
  • Bryan Station Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1865 Wickland Dr
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3288

    Grades: 6-8 | 766 students
  • Cardinal Valley Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    218 Mandalay Rd
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 381-3340

    Grades: PK-5 | 632 students
  • Carter G. Woodson Academy Alternative School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1813 Charleston Drive
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3370

    Grades: 6-12 | 215 students
  • Cassidy Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1125 Tates Creek Road
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-3018

    Grades: K-5 | 728 students
  • Central Ky Technical College Vocational School
    308 Vo-tech Road
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 246-2400

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Clays Mill Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
    Rank: Top 10%
    2319 Clays Mill Rd
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 381-3355

    Grades: K-5 | 596 students
  • Coventry Oak Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2441 Huntly Place
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 381-4169

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • Crawford Middle School Math: 22% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1813 Charleston Dr
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3370

    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
  • Deep Springs Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1919 Brynell Drive
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3069

    Grades: PK-5 | 540 students
  • Dixie Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1940 Eastland Pkwy
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3116

    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
  • Eastside Technical Center Vocational School
    2208 Liberty Rd
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-3740

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Edythe Jones Hayes Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 20%
    260 Richardson Place
    Lexington, KY 40509
    (859) 381-4920

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,091 student
  • Family Care Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1135 Red Mile Pl
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 218-2273

    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
  • Fayette County Learning Center Alternative School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    475 Price Road
    Lexington, KY 40508
    (859) 381-0597

    Grades: 8-12 | 180 students
  • Fayette County Preschool
    165 Springhill Dr
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 381-4105

    Grades: PK | 85 students
  • Fayette Pre-school
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 222-3333

    Grades: PK | 22 students
  • Fayette Regional Juvenile Det Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    3475 Spurr Rd
    Lexington, KY 40511
    (859) 246-2806

    Grades: 6-12 | 38 students
  • Frederick Douglass High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2000 Winchester Road
    Lexington, KY 40505
    (859) 381-4233

    Grades: 9-12 | 965 students
  • Garden Springs Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2151 Garden Springs Dr
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 381-3388

    Grades: K-5 | 447 students
  • Garrett Morgan Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1150 Passage Mound Way
    Lexington, KY 40509
    (859) 381-4169

    Grades: K-5 | 724 students
  • Glendover Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 10%
    710 Glendover Rd
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-3403

    Grades: K-5 | 575 students
  • Harrison Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    161 Bruce St
    Lexington, KY 40507
    (859) 381-3418

    Grades: K-5 | 261 students
  • Henry Clay High School Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2100 Fontaine Rd
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-3423

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,219 students
  • Homebound Elementary School
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-4100

    Grades: PK-5 | n/a student
  • Homebound Secondary
    701 E Main St
    Lexington, KY 40502
    (859) 381-4100

    Grades: 6-12 | 4 students
  • James Lane Allen Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1901 Appomattox Rd
    Lexington, KY 40504
    (859) 381-3456

    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
  • Jessie M Clark Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3341 Clays Mill Rd
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 381-3036

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,061 student
  • Show 43 more public schools in Fayette County School District (out of 78 total schools)
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