Simpson County School District

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Overview

School District NameSimpson County School District
School District Phone Number(270) 586-8877
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (KY)
# of Schools6 Schools1,534 Schools
# of Students2,997 Students680,978 Students
# of Teachers193 Teachers42,120 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

  • Simpson County School District, which is ranked within the top 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 95% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#65 out of 173 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Simpson County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Simpson 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)
46%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Simpson 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
95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Simpson County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.380.40
# of American Indian Students6 Students839 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students27 Students12,135 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students139 Students45,801 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
7%
# of Black Students329 Students71,831 Students
% Black Students
11%
10%
# of White Students2,335 Students523,010 Students
% White Students
78%
77%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students850 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students159 Students26,512 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:12829,493
# of Students in Kindergarten:21044,058
# of Students in 1st Grade:20950,518
# of Students in 2nd Grade:20249,479
# of Students in 3rd Grade:22951,350
# of Students in 4th Grade:23352,328
# of Students in 5th Grade:21352,669
# of Students in 6th Grade:22451,102
# of Students in 7th Grade:21550,249
# of Students in 8th Grade:20750,293
# of Students in 9th Grade:22753,687
# of Students in 10th Grade:23050,822
# of Students in 11th Grade:23948,739
# of Students in 12th Grade:22845,593
# of Ungraded Students:3598

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,177 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 $10,612 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$34 MM$27 MM
This chart display total revenue of Simpson 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$32 MM$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Simpson 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$11,177$11,630
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Simpson 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$10,612$11,598
This chart display average spending per public school student in Simpson 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.

Simpson County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Franklin-simpson Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 62%
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    322 S College St
    Franklin, KY 42134
    (270) 586-4401

    Grades: 6-8 | 646 students
  • Simpson Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    721 Witt Rd
    Franklin, KY 42134
    (270) 586-4414

    Grades: 1-3 | 640 students
  • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 54%
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    601 John J. Johnson Ave
    Franklin, KY 42134
    (270) 586-7133

    Grades: 4-5 | 446 students
  • Franklin-simpson High School Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 S College St
    Franklin, KY 42134
    (270) 586-3273

    Grades: 9-12 | 885 students
  • Franklin-simpson High School West Campus Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    229 Jokers Phillips Way
    Franklin, KY 42134
    (270) 586-2039

    Grades: 6-12 | 42 students
  • Franklin Elementary School
    211 S Main St
    Franklin, KY 42134
    (270) 586-3241

    Grades: PK-K | 338 students
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