Lincoln County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools in Lincoln County School District, serving 3,893 students. Lincoln County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Public schools in Lincoln County School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 56% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Lincoln County School District are Hustonville Elementary School, Fort Logan School and Lincoln County Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameLincoln County School District
School District Phone Number(606) 365-2124
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools9 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students3,893 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers247 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

Lincoln 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 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#137 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lincoln County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lincoln 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)
37%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lincoln 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
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lincoln 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
0.180.40
# of American Indian Students7 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students13 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students148 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
7%
# of Black Students62 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
2%
10%
# of White Students3,523 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
90%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students139 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:24029,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:27944,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:26750,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:28349,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:28351,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:27052,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:29352,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:30151,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:28350,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:28550,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:28553,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:31650,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:26648,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:23845,593
# of Ungraded Students:4598

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,329 in this school district is less 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 $12,016 is higher 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$44 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lincoln 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$47 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Lincoln 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$11,329$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lincoln 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$12,016$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lincoln 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.

Lincoln County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Hustonville Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    93 N College St
    Hustonville, KY 40437
    (606) 346-3831

    Grades: PK-5 | 300 students
  • Fort Logan School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    305 Danville Ave
    Stanford, KY 40484
    (606) 365-1333

    Grades: 6-12 | 150 students
  • Lincoln County Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    285 Education Way
    Stanford, KY 40484
    (606) 365-8400

    Grades: 6-8 | 868 students
  • Mckinney Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3425 Ky Hwy 198 W
    Mc Kinney, KY 40448
    (606) 346-4741

    Grades: PK-5 | 145 students
  • Lincoln County High School Math: 39% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    60 Education Way
    Stanford, KY 40484
    (606) 365-9111

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,073 student
  • Highland Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    75 Tick Ridge Rd
    Waynesburg, KY 40489
    (606) 365-2768

    Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
  • Waynesburg Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    345 Us Hwy 328 W
    Waynesburg, KY 40489
    (606) 379-6413

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Stanford Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    101 Old Fort Rd
    Stanford, KY 40484
    (606) 365-2191

    Grades: K-5 | 528 students
  • Crab Orchard Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    137 Lancaster St
    Crab Orchard, KY 40419
    (606) 355-2331

    Grades: PK-5 | 282 students
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