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Overview

School District NameShelby County School District
School District Phone Number(502) 633-2375
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools14 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students7,193 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers432 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1

District Comparison

  • Shelby County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 173 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 93% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#137 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Shelby County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Shelby 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)
37%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shelby 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
93%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Shelby County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.520.40
# of American Indian Students15 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students61 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,504 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
21%
7%
# of Black Students512 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
7%
10%
# of White Students4,755 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
66%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students342 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:34529,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:47844,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:47350,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:51649,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:53651,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:52052,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:57352,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:51051,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:49850,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:50750,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:62353,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:54850,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:53948,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:52445,593
# of Ungraded Students:3598

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,375 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,630. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,315 is less than the state median of $11,598. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (KY)
Total Revenue$82 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Shelby 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$81 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Shelby 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$11,375$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Shelby 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$11,315$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Shelby 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.

Shelby County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Simpsonville Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    6725 Shelbyville Rd
    Simpsonville, KY 40067
    (502) 722-8855

    Grades: K-5 | 548 students
  • Heritage Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 54%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    8300 Frankfort Rd
    Waddy, KY 40076
    (502) 829-5242

    Grades: K-5 | 485 students
  • Shelby County Education Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1361 Frankfort Rd.
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 647-4677

    Grades: 6-12 | 19 students
  • Shelby County West Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 57%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    100 Warriors Way
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-4869

    Grades: 6-8 | 805 students
  • Painted Stone Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 48%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    150 Warriors Way
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 647-4505

    Grades: K-5 | 529 students
  • Martha Layne Collins High School Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    801 Discovery Blvd
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 647-1160

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,200 student
  • Shelby County East Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 48%
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 Rocket Lane
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-1478

    Grades: 6-8 | 710 students
  • Southside Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 39%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    728 Ginkgo Dr
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-4460

    Grades: K-5 | 458 students
  • Clear Creek Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    279 Chapel Hill Rd
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-3452

    Grades: K-5 | 594 students
  • Wright Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 Rocket Lane
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-5222

    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
  • Shelby County High School Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1701 Frankfort Rd
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-2344

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,018 student
  • Northside Early Childhood Center
    821 College Street
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-5123

    Grades: PK | 275 students
  • Shelby County Headstart
    279 Chapel Hill Road
    Shelbyville, KY 40065
    (502) 633-3452

    Grades: PK | 70 students
  • Shelby County Summer School
    1155 West Main Street
    Shelbyville, KY 40066
    (502) 633-2375

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
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