Jessamine County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools in Jessamine County School District, serving 8,341 students. Jessamine County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Public schools in Jessamine County School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 56% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Jessamine County School District are West Jessamine Middle School, Wilmore Elementary School and Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameJessamine County School District
School District Phone Number(859) 885-4179
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools14 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students8,341 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers524 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

Jessamine 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 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#85 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Jessamine County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jessamine 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)
44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jessamine 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
94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Jessamine County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.330.40
# of American Indian Students17 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students94 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students522 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
7%
# of Black Students546 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
7%
10%
# of White Students6,802 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
82%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students7 Students850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students353 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:27729,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:55544,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:68350,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:57449,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:66351,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:67752,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:68652,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:66351,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:59250,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:57850,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:65153,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:63150,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:61248,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:48445,593
# of Ungraded Students:15598

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,599 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,630. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,863 is less than the state median of $11,598. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$88 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Jessamine County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$82 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Jessamine County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,599$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Jessamine County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,863$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Jessamine County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Jessamine County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • West Jessamine Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1400 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-2244

    Grades: 6-8 | 942 students
  • Wilmore Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    150 Campground Ln
    Wilmore, KY 40390
    (859) 858-3134

    Grades: 1-5 | 548 students
  • Rosenwald Dunbar Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1500 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-6670

    Grades: 1-5 | 598 students
  • Red Oak Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    921 Union Mill Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-0616

    Grades: 1-5 | 560 students
  • East Jessamine Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    901 Union Mill Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-5561

    Grades: 6-8 | 861 students
  • West Jessamine High School Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2101 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 887-2421

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,247 student
  • Hattie C. Warner Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    821 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-3085

    Grades: 1-5 | 551 students
  • Nicholasville Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    414 W Maple St
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-5351

    Grades: 1-5 | 446 students
  • Brookside Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    199 Brookside Dr
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 887-2012

    Grades: 1-5 | 580 students
  • East Jessamine High School Math: 33% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    815 Sulphur Well Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-7240

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,025 student
  • The Providence School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    210 S. Lexington Ave
    Wilmore, KY 40390
    (859) 887-4600

    Grades: 6-12 | 151 students
  • Jessamine Career And Technology Center Vocational School
    881 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 881-8324

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Jessamine Early Learning Village
    851 Wilmore Rd
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 887-5358

    Grades: PK-K | 832 students
  • New School Alternative School
    1115 Ashgrove Road
    Nicholasville, KY 40356
    (859) 885-4179

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a student
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