Lawrence County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,587 students in Lawrence County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Lawrence County School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Lawrence County School District are Louisa East Elementary School, Louisa Middle School and Blaine Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Lawrence County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lawrence County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,537 Schools
# Students
2,587 Students
679,771 Students
# Teachers
171 Teachers
42,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Lawrence County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 172 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#83 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lawrence County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lawrence 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)
60%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lawrence 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 Lawrence 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
0.06
0.40
# American Indian Students
2 Students
838 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
9 Students
12,131 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
38 Students
45,775 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
7%
# Black Students
20 Students
71,824 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# White Students
2,502 Students
521,864 Students
% White Students
97%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
849 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
16 Students
26,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
118
29,417
# Students in K Grade:
179
43,976
# Students in 1st Grade:
185
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
212
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
216
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
212
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
199
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
201
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
176
50,181
# Students in 8th Grade:
193
50,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
178
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
191
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
168
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
158
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
1
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,083 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,004. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,761 is less than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$29 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lawrence County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$28 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Lawrence County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,083
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lawrence County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,761
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lawrence County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Lawrence County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Louisa East Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
235 Powhatan St
Louisa, KY 41230
(606) 638-4574
Grades: 2-5
| 612 students
Rank: #22.
Louisa Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
9 Bulldog Lane
Louisa, KY 41230
(606) 638-4090
Grades: 6-8
| 443 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Blaine Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Highway 2562
Blaine, KY 41124
(606) 826-3624
Grades: PK-8
| 195 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Fallsburg Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6869 N Hwy 3
Louisa, KY 41230
(606) 826-2351
Grades: PK-8
| 286 students
Rank: #55.
Lawrence County High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Bulldog Ln
Louisa, KY 41230
(606) 638-9676
Grades: 9-12
| 696 students
201 Boone St
Louisa, KY 41230
(606) 638-4726
Grades: PK-1
| 355 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 2,587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.06

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