Madison County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 11,758 students in Madison County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Madison County School District have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Madison County School District are Shannon Johnson Elementary School, B. Michael Caudill Middle School and Model Laboratory Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Madison County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Madison County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
21 Schools
1,537 Schools
# Students
11,758 Students
679,771 Students
# Teachers
677 Teachers
42,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Madison County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 172 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#48 out of 173 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Madison County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Madison 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Madison 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Madison County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.26
0.40
# American Indian Students
23 Students
838 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
137 Students
12,131 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
541 Students
45,775 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
7%
# Black Students
451 Students
71,824 Students
% Black Students
4%
10%
# White Students
10,065 Students
521,864 Students
% White Students
86%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
849 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
534 Students
26,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
254
29,417
# Students in K Grade:
732
43,976
# Students in 1st Grade:
884
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
850
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
956
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
915
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
964
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
980
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
941
50,181
# Students in 8th Grade:
861
50,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
877
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
867
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
865
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
802
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
10
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,117 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,004. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,493 is less than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$131 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Madison County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$135 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Madison County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,117
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Madison County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,493
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Madison County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Madison County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Shannon Johnson Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
109 Oakwood Dr
Berea, KY 40403
(859) 387-3400
Grades: PK-5
| 608 students
Rank: #22.
B. Michael Caudill Middle School
Math: 62% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1428 Robert R. Martin Bypass
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6172
Grades: 6-8
| 641 students
Rank: #33.
Model Laboratory Middle School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
521 Lancaster Ave, Eastern Ken
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 622-3766
Grades: 6-8
| 179 students
Rank: #44.
Farristown Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
751 Farristown Industrial Road
Berea, KY 40403
(859) 387-8600
Grades: 6-8
| 479 students
Rank: #55.
Model Laboratory High School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
521 Lancaster Ave, Eastern Ken
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 622-3766
Grades: 9-12
| 233 students
Rank: #66.
Model Laboratory Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
521 Lancaster Ave, Eastern Ken
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 622-3766
Grades: PK-5
| 312 students
Rank: #77.
White Hall Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2166 Lexington Rd
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6134
Grades: 1-5
| 566 students
Rank: #88.
Kingston Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2845 Battlefield Memorial Hwy
Berea, KY 40403
(859) 625-6091
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #99.
Silver Creek Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
75 Old Us 25 N
Berea, KY 40403
(859) 387-3200
Grades: 1-5
| 500 students
Rank: #1010.
Clark Moores Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1143 Berea Rd
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 624-4545
Grades: 6-8
| 524 students
Rank: #1111.
Foley Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
275 Glades Rd
Berea, KY 40403
(859) 625-6140
Grades: 6-8
| 468 students
Rank: #1212.
Kirksville Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2399 Lancaster Rd
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 624-4582
Grades: 1-5
| 587 students
Rank: #1313.
Kit Carson Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
450 Tates Creek Rd
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6103
Grades: 1-5
| 594 students
Rank: #1414.
Madison Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
101 Summit St
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 387-4200
Grades: 6-8
| 487 students
Rank: #1515.
Madison County Day Treatment
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 Bellevue Dr
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6161
Grades: 6-12
| 18 students
Rank: #1616.
Glenn R Marshall Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1442 Robert R. Martin Bypass
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6076
Grades: 1-5
| 495 students
Rank: #1717.
Madison Southern High School
Math: 42% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
279 Glades Rd
Berea, KY 40403
(859) 625-6148
Grades: 9-12
| 1,203 students
Rank: #1818.
Waco Elementary School
Math: 38% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
359 Waco Loop
Waco, KY 40385
(859) 387-3600
Grades: PK-5
| 473 students
Rank: #1919.
Daniel Boone Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
710 N 2nd St
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6070
Grades: 1-5
| 487 students
Rank: #2020.
Madison Central High School
Math: 33% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
705 N 2nd St
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6109
Grades: 9-12
| 1,971 students
300 Bond St.
Richmond, KY 40475
(859) 625-6050
Grades: K
| 361 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Madison County
  • 301 Highland Park Dr., Richmond, KY, 40475
  • (859) 624-4500
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 11,758 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.26

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