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 is 1 public high school serving 968 students in Lincoln County School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public high schools in Kentucky.
Public High School in Lincoln County School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Kentucky public high school average of 35%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 44% statewide average).
Public High School in Lincoln County School District have a Graduation Rate of 91%, which is more than the Kentucky average of 90%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Lincoln County High School, with 91% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Kentucky or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public high school average of 25% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
7 Schools
509 Schools
# Students
3,399 Students
216,078 Students
# Teachers
252 Teachers
13,469 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
0.43
# American Indian Students
6 Students
300 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
25 Students
4,060 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
147 Students
16,994 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# Black Students
58 Students
24,684 Students
% Black Students
2%
11%
# White Students
3,043 Students
161,035 Students
% White Students
89%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
301 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
120 Students
8,713 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
186
388
# Students in K Grade:
277
897
# Students in 1st Grade:
218
927
# Students in 2nd Grade:
246
966
# Students in 3rd Grade:
259
945
# Students in 4th Grade:
232
940
# Students in 5th Grade:
235
1,065
# Students in 6th Grade:
243
2,385
# Students in 7th Grade:
284
3,588
# Students in 8th Grade:
251
4,144
# Students in 9th Grade:
282
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
268
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
211
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
207
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
-
664

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 High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lincoln County High School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 51%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
60 Education Way
Stanford, KY 40484
(606) 365-9111
Grades: 9-12
| 968 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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