Whitesburg, KY
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Whitesburg Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Letcher County School District Details

Letcher County School District
224 Park St
Whitesburg, KY 41858

3,269 Students enrolled in District

10 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Letcher County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Kentucky

(10 is best)

Better than of KY school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Arlie Boggs Elementary School
1099 Hwy 806
Eolia, KY, 40826
KG-08
Cowan Elementary School
3125 Hwy 931 S
Whitesburg, KY, 41858
KG-08
Fleming Neon Middle School
50 Second Street
Neon, KY, 41840
06-08
Letcher County Alternative Education Ctr School
185 Circle Dr
Whitesburg, KY, 41858
08-11
Letcher County Central High School
435 Cougar Dr
Whitesburg, KY, 41858
09-12
Letcher Elementary School
160 Letcher High School Dr
Blackey, KY, 41804
PK-05
Letcher Middle School
162 Lhs Dr
Letcher, KY, 41832
06-08
Martha Jane Potter Elementary School
55 Kona Dr
Whitesburg, KY, 41858
KG-05
West Whitesburg Elementary School
330 Park St
Whitesburg, KY, 41858
PK-05
Whitesburg Middle School
366 Park St
Whitesburg, KY, 41858
06-08

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.6% 81.6%
Black 0.5% 10.9%
Hispanic 0.6% 5.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.2% 56.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.0% 50.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 5.8%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,390 $17,328,850 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $585 $1,880,775 5.6%
Staff $309 $993,435 2.9%
General Administration $188 $604,420 1.8%
School Administration $474 $1,523,910 4.5%
Operation $1,072 $3,446,480 10.2%
Transportation $766 $2,462,690 7.3%
Other $258 $829,470 2.5%
Total Support $3,653 $11,744,395 34.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,483 $4,767,845 14.1%
Total Expenditures $10,526 $33,841,090 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,315 $3,659,949,545 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $435 $299,699,658 4.1%
Staff $515 $354,520,923 4.8%
General Administration $221 $152,191,231 2.1%
School Administration $539 $371,211,666 5.1%
Operation $846 $582,659,850 7.9%
Transportation $602 $414,746,729 5.6%
Other $247 $170,415,377 2.3%
Total Support $3,406 $2,345,509,773 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,947 $1,340,735,972 18.3%
Total Expenditures $10,668 $7,346,172,238 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%