Wolfe County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,305 students in Wolfe County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
Public Schools in Wolfe County School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 56% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wolfe County School District are Success Academy, Wolfe County Middle School and Red River Valley Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wolfe County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kentucky.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Wolfe County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kentucky for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Wolfe County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,537 Schools
# Students
1,305 Students
679,771 Students
# Teachers
86 Teachers
42,042 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Wolfe County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 172 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 95% has increased from 90-94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#155 out of 173 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wolfe County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wolfe 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wolfe 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wolfe County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.05
0.40
# American Indian Students
1 Student
838 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
4 Students
12,131 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
15 Students
45,775 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
7%
# Black Students
13 Students
71,824 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# White Students
1,270 Students
521,864 Students
% White Students
98%
77%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
849 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
2 Students
26,490 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
39
29,417
# Students in K Grade:
83
43,976
# Students in 1st Grade:
95
50,426
# Students in 2nd Grade:
85
49,404
# Students in 3rd Grade:
83
51,263
# Students in 4th Grade:
88
52,252
# Students in 5th Grade:
119
52,361
# Students in 6th Grade:
89
50,824
# Students in 7th Grade:
101
50,181
# Students in 8th Grade:
99
50,228
# Students in 9th Grade:
116
53,687
# Students in 10th Grade:
116
50,822
# Students in 11th Grade:
96
48,739
# Students in 12th Grade:
93
45,593
# Ungraded Students:
3
598

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,812 is higher than the state median of $12,004. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,123 is higher than the state median of $12,248. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$18 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wolfe County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$17 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Wolfe County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$13,812
$12,004
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wolfe County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,123
$12,248
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wolfe County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Wolfe County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Success Academy
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
5274 Ky 15 N
Pine Ridge, KY 41360
(606) 668-6006
Grades: 7-12
| 23 students
Rank: #22.
Wolfe County Middle School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
303 North Johnson Street
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-8152
Grades: 7-8
| 193 students
Rank: #33.
Red River Valley Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
78 Red River Valley Elem. Rd
Hazel Green, KY 41332
(606) 662-8252
Grades: K-6
| 138 students
Rank: #44.
Rogers Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1745 South Ky 715
Rogers, KY 41365
(606) 668-8302
Grades: K-6
| 151 students
Rank: #55.
Campton Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Little Wolfe Drive
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-8102
Grades: PK-6
| 392 students
Rank: #66.
Wolfe County High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Wolfe County High School Rd
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-8202
Grades: 9-12
| 364 students
Dessie Scott School
Alternative School
Math: <50%
5274 Ky 15 N
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-6006
Grades: K-12
| 44 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 3%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.05

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