Greenup County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools serving 1,874 students in Greenup County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Kentucky.
Public Elementary Schools in Greenup County School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Kentucky public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary 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. Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public elementary school average of 26% (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
6 Schools
1,063 Schools
# Students
1,874 Students
444,497 Students
# Teachers
139 Teachers
29,785 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

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
0.10
0.44
# American Indian Students
2 Students
583 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
5 Students
8,546 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
32 Students
36,289 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# Black Students
17 Students
47,900 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
1,782 Students
328,171 Students
% White Students
95%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
618 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
36 Students
22,391 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
113
14,333
# Students in K Grade:
172
43,233
# 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
50,547
# Students in 7th Grade:
230
44,321
# Students in 8th Grade:
202
44,484
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
2,580
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
2,768
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
2,627
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
2,437
# Ungraded Students:
-
86

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 (19-20)
$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 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$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 2019-20 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 Elementary 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%
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

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Greenup County School District
  • 45 Musketeer Drive, Greenup, KY, 41144
  • (606) 473-9819
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,874 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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