Leslie County School District

108 Maple St
Hyden, KY 41749
(District boundaries shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 1,578 students in Leslie County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Leslie County School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 26% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,535 Schools
# Students
1,578 Students
653,795 Students
# Teachers
104 Teachers
43,431 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Leslie County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 171 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KY)
#41 out of 172 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Leslie County  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
44%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Leslie 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 2021-22 school year data.
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Leslie 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 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Leslie County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.03
0.44
# American Indian Students
n/a
853 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
1 Student
12,780 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
12 Students
54,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
8 Students
69,939 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
1,554 Students
483,050 Students
% White Students
98%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
1,016 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
3 Students
32,044 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
102
23,220
# Students in K Grade:
102
49,563
# Students in 1st Grade:
110
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
94
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
112
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
123
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
116
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
129
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
129
50,313
# Students in 8th Grade:
126
51,324
# Students in 9th Grade:
114
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
133
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
89
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
96
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
3
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,953 is higher than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,271 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$25 MM
$9,360 MM
This chart display total revenue of Leslie County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$23 MM
$9,189 MM
This chart display total spending of Leslie County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$15,953
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Leslie County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$14,271
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Leslie County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Leslie County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
W B Muncy Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
140 Pirate Dr
Wooton, KY 41776
(606) 279-4155
Grades: PK-8
| 226 students
Rank: #22.
Leslie County High School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
25 Eagle Lane
Hyden, KY 41749
(606) 672-2337
Grades: 9-12
| 435 students
Rank: #33.
Hayes Lewis Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
10130 Cutshin Rd
Yeaddiss, KY 41777
(606) 279-4121
Grades: PK-8
| 116 students
Rank: #44.
Stinnett Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
12975 Hwy 421
Hoskinston, KY 40844
(606) 374-3641
Grades: PK-8
| 347 students
Rank: #55.
Mountain View Elementary School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 36%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
170 Bear Trail
Hyden, KY 41749
(606) 672-2425
Grades: PK-8
| 454 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Leslie County School District?
Leslie County School District manages 5 public schools serving 1,578 students.
What is the rank of Leslie County School District?
Leslie County School District is ranked #44 out of 171 school districts in Kentucky (top 30%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Kentucky school districts for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
What is the racial composition of students in Leslie County School District?
98% of Leslie County School District students are White, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Leslie County School District?
Leslie County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What is Leslie County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $14,271 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 12% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 5 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,578 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 2%
  • : 90-94% (Top 50% in KY)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 44% (Top 20%)
  • : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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