Lincoln County School District

305 Danville Ave
Stanford, KY 40484
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools serving 2,431 students in Lincoln County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Kentucky.
Public Elementary Schools in Lincoln County School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Kentucky public elementary school average of 38%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public elementary school average of 27% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,077 Schools
# Students
3,399 Students
442,602 Students
# Teachers
252 Teachers
30,457 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Lincoln County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 91% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KY)
#100 out of 172 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lincoln County  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
33%
38%
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 2021-22 school year data.
43%
45%
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 2021-22 school year data.
91%
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 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.20
0.45
# American Indian Students
6 Students
576 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
25 Students
8,710 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
147 Students
37,570 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
9%
# Black Students
58 Students
48,230 Students
% Black Students
2%
11%
# White Students
3,043 Students
323,572 Students
% White Students
89%
73%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
698 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
120 Students
23,246 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
186
16,521
# Students in K Grade:
277
47,041
# Students in 1st Grade:
218
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
246
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
259
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
232
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
235
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
243
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
284
43,097
# Students in 8th Grade:
251
43,927
# Students in 9th Grade:
282
3,249
# Students in 10th Grade:
268
3,061
# Students in 11th Grade:
211
3,005
# Students in 12th Grade:
207
3,082
# Ungraded Students:
-
77

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,604 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,727 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$46 MM
$9,360 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$43 MM
$9,189 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$13,604
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lincoln 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)
$12,727
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lincoln 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 Lincoln County School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Hustonville Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
93 N College St
Hustonville, KY 40437
(606) 346-3831
Grades: PK-5
| 387 students
Rank: #22.
Highland Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
75 Tick Ridge Rd
Waynesburg, KY 40489
(606) 365-2768
Grades: PK-5
| 180 students
Rank: #33.
Stanford Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 Old Fort Rd
Stanford, KY 40484
(606) 365-2191
Grades: PK-5
| 634 students
Rank: #44.
Lincoln County Middle School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 38%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
285 Education Way
Stanford, KY 40484
(606) 365-8400
Grades: 6-8
| 778 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Crab Orchard Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
383 Lancaster St
Crab Orchard, KY 40419
(606) 355-2331
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Waynesburg Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
345 Us Hwy 328 W
Waynesburg, KY 40489
(606) 379-6413
Grades: PK-5
| 183 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 3,399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • : 91% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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