Muhlenberg County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 1,383 students in Muhlenberg County School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Kentucky.
Public High Schools in Muhlenberg County School District have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Kentucky public high school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public high schools in Muhlenberg County School District are The Renaissance Center and Muhlenberg County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Muhlenberg County School District have a Graduation Rate of 90%, which is less than the Kentucky average of 91%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Muhlenberg County High School, with 91% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Kentucky or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public high school average of 21% (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
2 Schools
434 Schools
# Students
1,383 Students
212,622 Students
# Teachers
80 Teachers
12,842 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Muhlenberg County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 167 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
0.14
0.37
# American Indian Students
n/a
273 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
3 Students
3,670 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
26 Students
12,120 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
6%
# Black Students
37 Students
23,318 Students
% Black Students
3%
11%
# White Students
1,283 Students
167,144 Students
% White Students
93%
78%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
241 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
32 Students
5,856 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
667
# Students in K Grade:
-
469
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
536
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
534
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
584
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
589
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
770
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
1,817
# Students in 7th Grade:
2
3,464
# Students in 8th Grade:
5
3,753
# 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 High Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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: #22.
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

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,383 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 59% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.14

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