Wolfe County School District

85 Main Street
Campton, KY 41301
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%

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 10%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,146 students in Wolfe County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, 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 21% (versus the Kentucky public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Kentucky public school average of 26% (majority Black).

Overview

2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,535 Schools
# Students
1,146 Students
653,795 Students
# Teachers
98 Teachers
43,431 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

Wolfe County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 171 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
#141 out of 172 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wolfe County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
20%
30%
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 2020-21 school year data.
34%
42%
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 2020-21 school year data.
≥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 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.03
0.44
# American Indian Students
n/a
853 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2 Students
12,780 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
3 Students
54,122 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
8%
# Black Students
7 Students
69,939 Students
% Black Students
1%
11%
# White Students
1,130 Students
483,050 Students
% White Students
99%
74%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
1,016 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
3 Students
32,044 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
23,220
# Students in K Grade:
108
49,563
# Students in 1st Grade:
80
46,851
# Students in 2nd Grade:
80
47,051
# Students in 3rd Grade:
69
47,140
# Students in 4th Grade:
78
43,532
# Students in 5th Grade:
74
47,163
# Students in 6th Grade:
82
47,805
# Students in 7th Grade:
74
50,313
# Students in 8th Grade:
94
51,324
# Students in 9th Grade:
121
56,875
# Students in 10th Grade:
87
50,386
# Students in 11th Grade:
97
47,642
# Students in 12th Grade:
96
44,266
# Ungraded Students:
6
664

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,362 is higher than the state median of $14,317. The school district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,955 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue
$20 MM
$9,360 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 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$18 MM
$9,189 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 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,362
$14,317
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wolfe County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,955
$14,055
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wolfe County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Wolfe County School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Dessie Scott School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5274 Ky 15 N
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-6006
Grades: K-12
| 23 students
Rank: #22.
Rogers Elementary School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1745 South Ky 715
Rogers, KY 41365
(606) 668-8302
Grades: K-6
| 122 students
Rank: #33.
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
| 17 students
Rank: #44.
Wolfe County Middle School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
303 North Johnson Street
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-8152
Grades: 7-8
| 166 students
Rank: #55.
Wolfe County High School
(Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Wolfe County High School Rd
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-8202
Grades: 9-12
| 369 students
Rank: #66.
Red River Valley Elementary School
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
78 Red River Valley Elem. Rd
Hazel Green, KY 41332
(606) 662-8252
Grades: K-6
| 107 students
Rank: #77.
Campton Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Little Wolfe Drive
Campton, KY 41301
(606) 668-8102
Grades: K-6
| 342 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Wolfe County School District?
Wolfe County School District manages 7 public schools serving 1,146 students.
What is the rank of Wolfe County School District?
Wolfe County School District is ranked #133 out of 171 school districts in Kentucky (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2020-2021 school year. This district ranks in the top 20% of Kentucky school districts for: Highest graduation rate (Top 10%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
What is the racial composition of students in Wolfe County School District?
99% of Wolfe County School District students are White, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Wolfe County School District?
Wolfe County School District has a student/teacher ratio of 12:1, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What is Wolfe County School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $15,955 is higher than the state median of $14,055. The school district spending/student has grown by 18% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 7 schools
  • Grades: KG-12
  • Enrollment: 1,146 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 1%
  • : ≥95% (Top 10% in KY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20% (Btm 50%)
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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