Kenton County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 22 public schools managed by Kenton County School District serving 14,377 students in Independence, Kentucky.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Kenton County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Independence Beechgrove Elementary School
    1029 Bristow Rd
    Independence, KY 41051
    (859)371-1636

    Grades: PK-5 | 714 students
  • Ft Mitchell Dixie Heights High School
    3010 Dixie Hwy
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)341-7650

    Grades: 9-12 | 1440 students
  • Covington Ft Wright Elementary School
    501 Farrell Dr
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859)331-7742

    Grades: K-5 | 435 students
  • Ft Mitchell James A Caywood Elementary School
    3300 Turkeyfoot Road
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)341-7062

    Grades: PK-5 | 626 students
  • Ft Mitchell Kenton Co Academies Of Innovation & Technical Vocational School
    3234 Turkey Foot Road
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)341-2266

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Independence Kenton Elementary School
    11246 Madison Pk
    Independence, KY 41051
    (859)356-3781

    Grades: PK-5 | 656 students
  • Covington Northern Kentucky Technical Vocational School
    1025 Amsterdam Road
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859)292-3931

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Ft Mitchell Northern Ky Technical - Edgewood Vocational School
    790 Thomas More Pkwy
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)341-5200

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Covington Northern Ky Technical College Vocational School
    1025 Amsterdam Road
    Covington, KY 41011
    (859)282-3930

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Crittenden Northern Ky Youth Dev Center Alternative School
    675 Eads Rd
    Crittenden, KY 41030
    (859)356-3091

    Grades: 6-12 | 26 students
  • Morning View Piner Elementary School
    2845 Rich Rd
    Morning View, KY 41063
    (859)356-2155

    Grades: PK-5 | 366 students
  • Ft Mitchell R C Hinsdale Elementary School
    440 Dudley Road
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)341-8226

    Grades: K-5 | 632 students
  • Ft Mitchell River Ridge Elementary School
    2772 Amsterdam Rd
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)341-5260

    Grades: PK-5 | 980 students
  • Latonia Ryland Heights Elementary School
    3845 Stewart Dr
    Latonia, KY 41015
    (859)356-9270

    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
  • Latonia Scott High School
    5400 Old Taylor Mill Rd
    Latonia, KY 41015
    (859)356-3146

    Grades: 9-12 | 965 students
  • Independence Simon Kenton High School
    11132 Madison Pk
    Independence, KY 41051
    (859)960-0100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1772 students
  • Independence Summit View Academy
    5002 Madison Pike
    Independence, KY 41051
    (859)363-4700

    Grades: PK-8 | 1455 students
  • Latonia Taylor Mill Elementary School
    5907 Taylor Mill Rd
    Latonia, KY 41015
    (859)356-2566

    Grades: PK-5 | 622 students
  • Ft Mitchell Turkey Foot Middle School
    3230 Turkeyfoot Rd
    Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
    (859)341-0216

    Grades: 6-8 | 1103 students
  • Independence Twenhofel Middle School
    11846 Taylor Mill Rd
    Independence, KY 41051
    (859)356-5559

    Grades: 6-8 | 788 students
  • Independence White's Tower Elementary School
    2977 Harris Pk
    Independence, KY 41051
    (859)356-9668

    Grades: PK-5 | 562 students
  • Latonia Woodland Middle School
    5399 Old Taylor Mill Rd
    Latonia, KY 41015
    (859)356-7300

    Grades: 6-8 | 715 students

Overview

School District NameKenton County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students14,377 students
# of Teachers797 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students7,094 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students7,283 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.23
# of American Indian Students14 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students217 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students618 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students332 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students12,572 students
% White Students
87%
# of Hawaiian Students31 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students593 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:295
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,015
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,109
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,111
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,094
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,138
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,093
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,127
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,091
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,133
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,072
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,034
# of Students in 12th Grade:949
# of Ungraded Students:14

District Comparison

  • Kenton County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kenton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kenton 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kenton County School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,075 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,478. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,074 is less than the state average of $10,395. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$133 MM$24 MM
This chart display total revenue of Kenton County School District and average revenue for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$148 MM$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Kenton County School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,075$10,478
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kenton County School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,074$10,395
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kenton County School District and average spending per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Kenton County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.23, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Northern Ky Youth Dev Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.