Knox County School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Knox County School District serving 4,455 students in Barbourville, Kentucky.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kentucky state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Knox County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Barbourville Central Elementary School
    1000 Ky 3439
    Barbourville, KY 40906
    (606)546-3496

    Grades: PK-6 | 458 students
  • Flat Lick Dewitt Elementary School
    138 Ky 718
    Flat Lick, KY 40935
    (606)542-4274

    Grades: PK-6 | 200 students
  • Flat Lick Flat Lick Elementary School
    110 Kentucky 3085
    Flat Lick, KY 40935
    (606)542-4712

    Grades: PK-6 | 232 students
  • Barbourville G R Hampton Elementary School
    60 Ky 3441
    Barbourville, KY 40906
    (606)546-4169

    Grades: PK-6 | 280 students
  • Girdler Girdler Elementary School
    Highway 11 North
    Girdler, KY 40943
    (606)546-4859

    Grades: PK-6 | 365 students
  • Barbourville Jesse D Lay Elementary School
    220 N Allison Ave
    Barbourville, KY 40906
    (606)546-6524

    Grades: PK-6 | 379 students
  • Barbourville Knox Appalachian School Alternative School
    1909 Ky Hwy 3439
    Barbourville, KY 40906
    (606)546-2568

    Grades: 5-12 | 47 students
  • Barbourville Knox Central High School
    100 Panther Way
    Barbourville, KY 40906
    (606)546-9253

    Grades: 9-12 | 849 students
  • Barbourville Knox County Learning Academy Alternative School
    135 Wall St
    Barbourville, KY 40906
    (606)545-5410

    Grades: 7-12 | 48 students
  • Barbourville Knox County Middle School
    311 N Main St
    Barbourville, KY 40906
    (606)545-5267

    Grades: 7-8 | 472 students
  • Corbin Lynn Camp Schools
    100 N Ky 830
    Corbin, KY 40701
    (606)528-5429

    Grades: PK-12 | 1125 students

Overview

School District NameKnox County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,455 students
# of Teachers327 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students2,321 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students2,134 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.07
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students11 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students57 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students54 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students4,296 students
% White Students
96%
# of Hawaiian Students2 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students31 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:191
# of Students in Kindergarten:295
# of Students in 1st Grade:369
# of Students in 2nd Grade:356
# of Students in 3rd Grade:353
# of Students in 4th Grade:345
# of Students in 5th Grade:326
# of Students in 6th Grade:331
# of Students in 7th Grade:322
# of Students in 8th Grade:326
# of Students in 9th Grade:377
# of Students in 10th Grade:294
# of Students in 11th Grade:289
# of Students in 12th Grade:276
# of Ungraded Students:5

District Comparison

  • Knox County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 93% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Knox 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)
51%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Knox 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
93%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Knox 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 $11,099 is higher 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 $10,731 is higher 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$50 MM$24 MM
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Spending$49 MM$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Knox County School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,099$10,478
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Knox County School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,731$10,395
This chart display average spending per public school student in Knox 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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Knox County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.07, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.39. The most diverse school in the district is Knox Appalachian School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.