Mayfield Independent School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools serving 1,489 students in Mayfield Independent School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Kentucky.
Public Elementary Schools in Mayfield Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Kentucky public elementary school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 57% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Mayfield Independent School District are Mayfield Elementary School and Mayfield Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Kentucky public elementary school average of 24% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Mayfield Independent School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
2 Schools
1,048 Schools
# Students
1,489 Students
463,682 Students
# Teachers
82 Teachers
29,328 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Mayfield Independent School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#142 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mayfield Independent  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mayfield Independent  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)
46%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mayfield Independent  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
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mayfield Independent  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.71
0.41
# American Indian Students
n/a
568 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
6 Students
8,264 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
435 Students
33,319 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
7%
# Black Students
249 Students
49,061 Students
% Black Students
17%
11%
# White Students
613 Students
351,703 Students
% White Students
41%
76%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
587 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
182 Students
20,180 Students
% of Two or more races Students
12%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
179
21,041
# Students in K Grade:
133
41,791
# Students in 1st Grade:
161
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
140
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
182
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
148
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
134
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
138
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
137
42,385
# Students in 8th Grade:
137
42,222
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
2,654
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
2,579
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
2,308
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
2,116
# Ungraded Students:
-
56

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,093 is higher 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 $11,694 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
$24 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mayfield Independent  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
$23 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Mayfield Independent  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
$12,093
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mayfield Independent  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
$11,694
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mayfield Independent  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 Mayfield Independent School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mayfield Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1004 Backusburg Rd
Mayfield, KY 42066
(270) 247-8696
Grades: PK-4
| 943 students
Rank: #22.
Mayfield Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
112 W College St
Mayfield, KY 42066
(270) 247-7521
Grades: 5-8
| 546 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,489 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 46% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.71

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