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Overview

School District NameMarshall County School District
School District Phone Number(270) 527-8628
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools12 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students4,859 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers291 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

  • Marshall 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 95% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#133 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marshall County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marshall 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)
38%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marshall 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 Marshall County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.080.40
# of American Indian Students3 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students26 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students90 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# of Black Students6 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
n/a
10%
# of White Students4,667 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
96%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students64 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:19129,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:33944,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:32750,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:36949,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:33651,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:38152,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:35152,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:37851,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:37250,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:38350,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:36753,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:36750,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:35348,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:34145,593
# of Ungraded Students:4598

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,818 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 $11,001 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$53 MM$27 MM
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Spending$54 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Marshall 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$10,818$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marshall 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$11,001$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marshall 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.

Marshall County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Benton Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 64%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    208 W 11th St
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-3373

    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
  • South Marshall Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 64%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2211 Us 641 South
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-3828

    Grades: 6-8 | 552 students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 57%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    115 Jim Goheen Drive
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-0796

    Grades: PK-5 | 525 students
  • North Marshall Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 58%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3111 U. S. Hwy 95
    Calvert City, KY 42029
    (270) 395-7108

    Grades: 6-8 | 574 students
  • Marshall County High School Math: 43% | Reading: 51%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    416 High School Rd
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-1453

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,392 student
  • Calvert City Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    563 E 5th Avenue
    Calvert City, KY 42029
    (270) 395-4664

    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
  • Sharpe Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8400 Us Hwy 68 W
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 898-2852

    Grades: PK-5 | 335 students
  • Jonathan Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9207 Us Hwy 68 E
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 354-6462

    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
  • South Marshall Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    155 Sid Darnell Road
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-1581

    Grades: PK-5 | 324 students
  • Marshall County Technical Center Vocational School
    341 High School Rd
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-8648

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Purchase Youth Village Alternative School
    473 Old Symsonia Rd
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 527-6639

    Grades: PK-12 | 13 students
  • Star Academy High School Alternative School
    397 High School Road
    Benton, KY 42025
    (270) 252-1394

    Grades: 9-12 | 35 students
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