Rowan County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 11 public schools serving 3,386 students in Rowan County School District. Rowan County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
The top ranked public schools in Rowan County School District are Rowan County Middle School, Rodburn Elementary School and Mcbrayer Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Rowan County School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 56% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameRowan County School District
School District Phone Number(606) 784-8928
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools11 Schools1,539 Schools
# of Students3,386 Students680,357 Students
# of Teachers194 Teachers42,078 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

Rowan County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 172 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 94% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#54 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Rowan County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rowan 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)
49%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rowan 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
94%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Rowan County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.140.40
# of American Indian Students4 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students38 Students12,133 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students95 Students45,795 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
7%
# of Black Students41 Students71,828 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# of White Students3,147 Students522,410 Students
% White Students
93%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students60 Students26,502 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:21029,434
# of Students in Kindergarten:21144,001
# of Students in 1st Grade:26050,447
# of Students in 2nd Grade:22449,425
# of Students in 3rd Grade:26051,286
# of Students in 4th Grade:24852,270
# of Students in 5th Grade:27352,601
# of Students in 6th Grade:27051,045
# of Students in 7th Grade:24750,181
# of Students in 8th Grade:22750,228
# of Students in 9th Grade:23553,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:24650,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:24148,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:23145,593
# of Ungraded Students:3598

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $10,795 in this school district is less 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 $10,126 is less than the state median of $11,529. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$37 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Rowan 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$34 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Rowan 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$10,795$11,560
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Rowan 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$10,126$11,529
This chart display average spending per public school student in Rowan 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.

Rowan County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Rowan County Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    555 Viking Drive
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-8911

    Grades: 6-8 | 731 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Rodburn Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    91 Christy Creek Rd
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-3000

    Grades: K-5 | 418 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mcbrayer Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    550 Viking Dr
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-1204

    Grades: K-5 | 530 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Rowan County Senior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    499 Viking Drive
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-8956

    Grades: 9-12 | 928 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bluegrass Discovery Academy Middle School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    415 West Sun St
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 780-9992

    Grades: 6-8 | 13 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Tilden Hogge Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5955 Cranston Rd
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-4604

    Grades: K-5 | 201 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Clearfield Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    460 Mcbrayer Rd
    Clearfield, KY 40313
    (606) 784-5792

    Grades: K-5 | 327 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.
    Bluegrass Discovery Academy High School Alternative School
    415 West Sun St
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 780-9992

    Grades: 9-12 | 17 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.
    Morehead Youth Development Center Alternative School
    495 Forest Hills Drive
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 783-8575

    Grades: 7-12 | 7 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.455 W Sun St
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-7721

    Grades: PK | 210 students
  • Rank: #8-118.- 11.
    Sunrise Children's Services - Morehead Alternative School
    2495 Cranston Rd
    Morehead, KY 40351
    (606) 784-5882

    Grades: 7-12 | 4 students
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