Muhlenberg County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 4,737 students in Muhlenberg 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 Muhlenberg County School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 60% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Muhlenberg County School District are Bremen Elementary School, Greenville Elementary School and Longest Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Muhlenberg County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Muhlenberg 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
11 Schools
1,537 Schools
# Students
4,737 Students
679,771 Students
# Teachers
291 Teachers
42,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Muhlenberg 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 89% 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
#46 out of 173 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Muhlenberg County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Muhlenberg 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)
59%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Muhlenberg 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
89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Muhlenberg 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
0.16
0.40
# American Indian Students
2 Students
838 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
19 Students
12,131 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
103 Students
45,775 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
7%
# Black Students
99 Students
71,824 Students
% Black Students
2%
10%
# White Students
4,353 Students
521,864 Students
% White Students
92%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
849 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
157 Students
26,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
230
29,417
# Students in K Grade:
327
43,976
# Students in 1st Grade:
330
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
355
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
315
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
345
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
359
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
369
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
362
50,181
# Students in 8th Grade:
369
50,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
348
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
347
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
376
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
302
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
3
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,369 is higher than the state median of $11,560. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,339 is less than the state median of $11,529. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$59 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Muhlenberg 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
$49 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Muhlenberg 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
$12,369
$11,560
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Muhlenberg 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
$10,339
$11,529
This chart display average spending per public school student in Muhlenberg 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.

Best Muhlenberg County School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Bremen Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5000 Main St
Bremen, KY 42325
(270) 525-6686
Grades: PK-5
| 401 students
Rank: #22.
Greenville Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 E Main Cross
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-4830
Grades: PK-5
| 535 students
Rank: #33.
Longest Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1020 N Main St
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-2842
Grades: PK-5
| 410 students
Rank: #44.
Muhlenberg South Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
200 Pritchett Dr
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-4650
Grades: 6-8
| 490 students
Rank: #55.
Muhlenberg North Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1000 N Main St
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-3550
Grades: 6-8
| 603 students
Rank: #66.
Muhlenberg South Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2005 Us Hwy 431 S
Beechmont, KY 42323
(270) 476-2204
Grades: PK-5
| 509 students
Rank: #77.
Central City Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1501 N 2nd St
Central City, KY 42330
(270) 754-4474
Grades: PK-5
| 406 students
Rank: #88.
The Renaissance Center
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
201 Airport Rd
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-0662
Grades: 6-12
| 66 students
Rank: #99.
Muhlenberg County High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
501 Hwy 189 Bypass
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-0040
Grades: 9-12
| 1,317 students
Green River Education Center
Vocational School
1200 River Rd
Central City, KY 42330
(270) 754-5415
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Muhlenberg County Career & Technical Center
Vocational School
501 Robert Draper Way
Greenville, KY 42345
(270) 338-0040
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,737 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.16

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