Leslie County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public preschools in Leslie County School District, serving 1,311 students. Public preschools in Leslie County School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Kentucky public pre school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 55% statewide average). This district's average pre testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public pre schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public preschools in Leslie County School District are W B Muncy Elementary School, Hayes Lewis Elementary School and Mountain View Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public preschool average of 22% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Kentucky public preschool average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameLeslie County School District
School District Phone Number(606) 672-2397
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools4 Schools566 Schools
# of Students1,311 Students242,994 Students
# of Teachers78 Teachers15,246 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

Leslie County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 134 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#54 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Leslie County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
56%
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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
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 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.030.38
# of American Indian Studentsn/a274 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students1 Student3,876 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students7 Students16,457 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
7%
# of Black Students9 Students22,987 Students
% Black Students
1%
9%
# of White Students1,290 Students189,060 Students
% White Students
98%
78%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a326 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students4 Students10,014 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:12828,967
# of Students in Kindergarten:11432,223
# of Students in 1st Grade:13334,021
# of Students in 2nd Grade:15033,302
# of Students in 3rd Grade:13733,010
# of Students in 4th Grade:14332,434
# of Students in 5th Grade:13531,622
# of Students in 6th Grade:1368,864
# of Students in 7th Grade:1243,413
# of Students in 8th Grade:1113,296
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 495
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 508
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 412
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 408
# of Ungraded Students: - 19

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,764 is higher 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 $11,052 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$21 MM$27 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 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$20 MM$27 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 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,764$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Leslie 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$11,052$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Leslie 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.

Leslie County School District Public Preschools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • W B Muncy Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    140 Pirate Dr
    Wooton, KY 41776
    (606) 279-4155

    Grades: PK-8 | 250 students
  • Hayes Lewis Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    10130 Cutshin Rd
    Yeaddiss, KY 41777
    (606) 279-4121

    Grades: PK-8 | 131 students
  • Mountain View Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    170 Bear Trail
    Hyden, KY 41749
    (606) 672-2425

    Grades: PK-8 | 547 students
  • Stinnett Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    12975 Hwy 421
    Hoskinston, KY 40844
    (606) 374-3641

    Grades: PK-8 | 383 students
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