Pendleton County School District

2525 Hwy 27 N
Falmouth, KY 41040
(District boundaries shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 687 students in Pendleton County School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in Kentucky.
Public High School in Pendleton County School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Kentucky public high school average of 29%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 38% statewide average).
Public High School in Pendleton County School District have a Graduation Rate of 95%, which is more than the Kentucky average of 91%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Pendleton County High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Kentucky or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kentucky public high school average of 25% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
4 Schools
509 Schools
# Students
2,262 Students
216,078 Students
# Teachers
147 Teachers
13,469 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Pendleton County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 171 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (KY)
#119 out of 172 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Pendleton County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
23%
30%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pendleton 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 2020-21 school year data.
35%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pendleton 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 2020-21 school year data.
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pendleton County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.10
0.43
# American Indian Students
3 Students
300 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
6 Students
4,060 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
36 Students
16,994 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# Black Students
18 Students
24,684 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
2,151 Students
161,035 Students
% White Students
95%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
301 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
48 Students
8,713 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
103
388
# Students in K Grade:
184
897
# Students in 1st Grade:
149
927
# Students in 2nd Grade:
154
966
# Students in 3rd Grade:
170
945
# Students in 4th Grade:
135
940
# Students in 5th Grade:
153
1,065
# Students in 6th Grade:
156
2,385
# Students in 7th Grade:
197
3,588
# Students in 8th Grade:
174
4,144
# Students in 9th Grade:
186
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
180
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
167
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
151
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
3
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,624 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,927 is less than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$29 MM
$9,360 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pendleton County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$25 MM
$9,189 MM
This chart display total spending of Pendleton County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,624
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pendleton County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,927
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pendleton County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Pendleton County School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Pendleton County High School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2359 Hwy 27 N
Falmouth, KY 41040
(859) 654-3355
Grades: 9-12
| 687 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 2,262 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in KY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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