Russell Independent School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Russell Independent School District serving 2,275 students in Russell, Kentucky.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky state average of 23%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Russell Independent School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Russell Russell High School
    709 Red Devil Lane
    Russell, KY 41169
    (606)836-9658

    Grades: 9-12 | 629 students
  • Russell Russell Middle School
    707 Red Devil Lane
    Russell, KY 41169
    (606)836-8135

    Grades: 6-8 | 551 students
  • Russell Russell Primary School
    710 Red Devil Lane
    Russell, KY 41169
    (606)836-0007

    Grades: PK-2 | 581 students
  • Flatwoods Russell-mcdowell Intermediate School
    1900 Long Street
    Flatwoods, KY 41139
    (606)836-8186

    Grades: 3-5 | 514 students

Overview

School District NameRussell Independent School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students2,275 students
# of Teachers132 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students1,146 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students1,129 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.12
# of American Indian Students3 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students34 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students25 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students15 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students2,130 students
% White Students
94%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students68 students
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:57
# of Students in Kindergarten:167
# of Students in 1st Grade:184
# of Students in 2nd Grade:173
# of Students in 3rd Grade:168
# of Students in 4th Grade:168
# of Students in 5th Grade:178
# of Students in 6th Grade:180
# of Students in 7th Grade:187
# of Students in 8th Grade:184
# of Students in 9th Grade:136
# of Students in 10th Grade:187
# of Students in 11th Grade:157
# of Students in 12th Grade:148
# of Ungraded Students:1

District Comparison

  • Russell Independent School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 173 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Russell 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Russell 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Russell Independent School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,129 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,478. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,765 is less than the state average of $10,395. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$20 MM$24 MM
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Spending$19 MM$24 MM
This chart display total spending of Russell Independent School District and average spending for each school distric in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,129$10,478
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Russell Independent School District and average revenue per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,765$10,395
This chart display average spending per public school student in Russell Independent School District and average spending per public school student in KY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Russell Independent School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.12, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.25. The most diverse school in the district is Russell-mcdowell Intermediate School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.