Williamstown Independent School District

300 Helton Street
Williamstown , KY 41097 - 9505
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Grades: PK - 12
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 910 students in Williamstown Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Williamstown Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Williamstown Independent School District are Williamstown Jr. High School, Williamstown Elementary School and Williamstown Sr. High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Williamstown Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 25% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,531 Schools
# Students
910 Students
658,809 Students
# Teachers
54 Teachers
42,518 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Williamstown Independent School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 170 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#97 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Williamstown Independent  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Williamstown 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Williamstown 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Williamstown Independent  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.19
0.43
# American Indian Students
1 Student
856 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
7 Students
12,629 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
53 Students
51,627 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# Black Students
3 Students
69,971 Students
% Black Students
n/a
11%
# White Students
819 Students
492,417 Students
% White Students
90%
75%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
902 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
27 Students
30,411 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
110
20,258
# Students in K Grade:
64
45,611
# Students in 1st Grade:
67
49,131
# Students in 2nd Grade:
52
48,196
# Students in 3rd Grade:
64
43,885
# Students in 4th Grade:
50
47,539
# Students in 5th Grade:
53
48,330
# Students in 6th Grade:
60
50,636
# Students in 7th Grade:
67
51,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
59
52,396
# Students in 9th Grade:
72
53,890
# Students in 10th Grade:
67
52,232
# Students in 11th Grade:
56
48,687
# Students in 12th Grade:
68
45,632
# Ungraded Students:
1
655

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,001 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,790. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,375 is less than the state median of $13,085. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$11 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Williamstown Independent  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$10 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Williamstown Independent  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,001
$12,790
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Williamstown Independent  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,375
$13,085
This chart display average spending per public school student in Williamstown Independent  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Williamstown Independent School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Williamstown Jr. High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
300 Helton Street
Williamstown, KY 41097
(859) 824-4421
Grades: 6-8
| 186 students
Rank: #22.
Williamstown Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Helton Street
Williamstown, KY 41097
(859) 824-3760
Grades: K-5
| 350 students
Rank: #33.
Williamstown Sr. High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Helton Street
Williamstown, KY 41097
(859) 824-4421
Grades: 9-12
| 264 students
Rank: n/an/a
300 Helton St
Williamstown, KY 41097
(859) 824-4174
Grades: PK
| 110 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 4
  • Enrollment: 910 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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