Greenup County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,779 students in Greenup County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Greenup County School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Greenup County School District are Mckell Middle School, Greysbranch Elementary School and Mckell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Greenup County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 25% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Greenup County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,532 Schools
# Students
2,779 Students
658,809 Students
# Teachers
185 Teachers
42,518 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Greenup County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 170 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 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#109 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Greenup County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Greenup 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)
53%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Greenup 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 Greenup 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
0.09
0.43
# American Indian Students
3 Students
856 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
6 Students
12,629 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
39 Students
51,627 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
22 Students
69,971 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
2,658 Students
492,417 Students
% White Students
96%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
902 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
51 Students
30,411 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
113
20,258
# Students in K Grade:
172
45,611
# Students in 1st Grade:
205
49,131
# Students in 2nd Grade:
169
48,196
# Students in 3rd Grade:
178
43,885
# Students in 4th Grade:
197
47,539
# Students in 5th Grade:
190
48,330
# Students in 6th Grade:
218
50,636
# Students in 7th Grade:
230
51,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
202
52,396
# Students in 9th Grade:
250
53,890
# Students in 10th Grade:
247
52,232
# Students in 11th Grade:
215
48,687
# Students in 12th Grade:
193
45,632
# Ungraded Students:
-
655

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,127 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,790. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,501 is less than the state median of $13,085. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$34 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Greenup County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$32 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Greenup County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,127
$12,790
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Greenup County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,501
$13,085
This chart display average spending per public school student in Greenup County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Greenup County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mckell Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
129 Bulldog Lane
South Shore, KY 41175
(606) 932-3221
Grades: 6-8
| 351 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Greysbranch Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1487 Ohio River Road
Greenup, KY 41144
(606) 473-9653
Grades: PK-5
| 313 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Mckell Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
28978 Us 23 Hwy
South Shore, KY 41175
(606) 932-3383
Grades: PK-5
| 481 students
Rank: #44.
Wurtland Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
611 East St
Greenup, KY 41144
(606) 836-6987
Grades: PK-5
| 200 students
Rank: #55.
Wurtland Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Center Ave
Greenup, KY 41144
(606) 836-0025
Grades: 6-8
| 299 students
Rank: #66.
Argillite Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4157 St. Rt. 1
Argillite, KY 41121
(606) 473-7213
Grades: PK-5
| 230 students
Rank: #77.
Greenup County High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
196 Musketeer Drive
Greenup, KY 41144
(606) 473-9812
Grades: 9-12
| 905 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Greenup County
  • 45 Musketeer Drive, Greenup, KY, 41144
  • (606) 473-9819
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,779 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.09

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