Lyon County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 5 public schools in Lyon County School District, serving 953 students. Lyon County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Public schools in Lyon County School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 56% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Lyon County School District are Lyon County Middle School, Lyon County Elementary School and Lyon County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Kentucky public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameLyon County School District
School District Phone Number(270) 388-9715
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools5 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students953 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers55 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

Lyon County School District, which is ranked within the top 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#59 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lyon County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lyon 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)
48%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lyon 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 Lyon 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
0.210.40
# of American Indian Students4 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students11 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students36 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
7%
# of Black Students23 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
2%
10%
# of White Students847 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
89%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students29 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6729,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:4844,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:6850,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6849,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:7651,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:7252,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:6152,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:8051,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:7550,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:6850,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:8053,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:6450,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:6448,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:6245,593
# of Ungraded Students: - 598

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,996 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 $9,481 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$10 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lyon 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$9 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Lyon 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$9,996$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lyon 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$9,481$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lyon 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.

Lyon County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Lyon County Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    111 W. Fairview Avenue
    Eddyville, KY 42038
    (270) 388-9715

    Grades: 6-8 | 223 students
  • Lyon County Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    201 Fairview Ave
    Eddyville, KY 42038
    (270) 388-9715

    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
  • Lyon County High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    209 Fairview Ave
    Eddyville, KY 42038
    (270) 388-9715

    Grades: 9-12 | 270 students
  • Eddyville Education Center Vocational School
    266 Water St
    Eddyville, KY 42038
    (270) 388-2211

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Western Ky Education Center Vocational School
    374 New Bethel Church Rd
    Eddyville, KY 42038
    (270) 388-9781

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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