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Rockcastle County School District


Rockcastle County School District is located close to the center of Kentucky. Rockcastle County School District has 316.54 square miles of land area and 1.55 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Rockcastle County School District population is 16,965. Rockcastle County School District median household income is $31,536 in 2010-2014. Rockcastle County School District median house value is $75,300 in 2010-2014. On average, Rockcastle County School District is better than the state average in quality.

Ranking:High School: (79 out of 169, top 47%)
Elementary/Middle School: (16 out of 174, top 9%)*
Rank: #47
Type:Regular Local School District
Grade:Prekindergarten to Grade 12
Number of Schools:6
Population16,965 (2010-2014), rank #68
Population Growth2.45% since 2005-2009, see rank
Population Density:53.33/sq mi, rank #121
Median Household Income:$31,536 at 2010-2014—22.98% increase since 2005-2009, rank #125
Median House Price:$75,300 at 2010-2014—10.74% increase since 2005-2009, rank #135
Time Zone:Central GMT -6:00 with Daylight Saving in the Summer
Land Area:316.54 sq mi, rank #56
Water Area:1.55 sq mi (0.49%), rank #106
County:Rockcastle County
City:Brodhead, Crab Orchard, Mount Vernon, Livingston, Orlando, Berea, Mc Kee
Zip:40409, 40419, 40456, 40445, 40460, 40403, 40447
Area:Richmond-Berea, KY
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Rockcastle County School District Map, Border, and Nearby Locations

245 Richmond St
Mount Vernon KY, 40456, Rockcastle County
Phone: 606-256-2125

Students and Teachers

      2013-2014         2012-2013         2011-2012         2010-2011         2009-2010         2008-2009         2007-2008    
Total Students:2,9422,9442,9973,0143,0733,0483,027
English Language Learner Students:1432110
Total Teachers:184.00190.00191.00193.00194.00195.00200.00
Total Other Staff:285.00282.00285.00294.00385.80298.90302.40
Instructional Aides:79.0082.0078.0083.00102.2081.7082.00
Instructional Coordinators & Supervisors:
Total Guidance Counselors:
Elementary Guidance Counselors:NANANANANANANA
Secondary Guidance Counselors:NANANANANANANA
Other Guidance Counselors:
Librarians/Media Specialists:
Library/Media Support:
District Administrators:
District Administrative Support:11.0010.0011.0011.0016.4012.0011.00
School Administrators:17.0016.0018.0018.0020.0016.8016.80
School Administrative Support:17.0016.0017.0017.0024.0017.2017.30
Student Support Services:11.0011.0014.0016.0014.3012.0012.00
Other Support Services:133.00130.00131.00132.00188.40139.20143.30
Student-Teacher Ratio:15.9915.4915.6915.6215.8415.6315.14


Brodhead Elementary SchoolPrekindergarten to Grade 5   27 School St, Brodhead KY 40409
Mt. Vernon ElementaryPrekindergarten to Grade 5   530 Williams St, Mount Vernon KY 40456
Rockcastle Academy For Academic Ach Grade 7 to Grade 12   955 West Main St, Mount Vernon KY 40456
Rockcastle County High SchoolGrade 9 to Grade 12   1545 Hwy 461, Mount Vernon KY 40456
Rockcastle County Middle SchoolGrade 6 to Grade 8   945 West Main St, Mount Vernon KY 40456
Roundstone Elementary SchoolPrekindergarten to Grade 5   6701 North Wilderness Rd, Mount Vernon KY 40456

Test Performance

YearTestGradeMeasurementScoreState Average
2012Language Mechanics10th Grade% met std41.1%50.7%
2013Language Mechanics10th Grade% met std47.5%51.4%
2012Writing10th Grade% met std43.1%42.3%
2013Writing10th Grade% met std36.2%35.6%
2012Writing11th Grade% met std49.1%45.6%
2013Writing11th Grade% met std65.4%61.7%
2012Mathematics3rd Grade% met std36.6%42.8%
2013Mathematics3rd Grade% met std34.9%43.5%
2012Reading3rd Grade% met std46.5%49.4%
2013Reading3rd Grade% met std47.6%47.6%
2012Language Mechanics4th Grade% met std54%49.1%
2013Language Mechanics4th Grade% met std53.2%53.7%
2012Mathematics4th Grade% met std39.7%39.6%
2013Mathematics4th Grade% met std51.7%43.9%
2012Reading4th Grade% met std52.7%47%
2013Reading4th Grade% met std49.8%48.8%
2012Science4th Grade% met std81%68.8%
2013Science4th Grade% met std69.7%68.5%
2012Mathematics5th Grade% met std21.1%38.9%
2013Mathematics5th Grade% met std43.5%44.3%
2012Reading5th Grade% met std41.7%47.5%
2013Reading5th Grade% met std54.4%47.1%
2012Social Studies5th Grade% met std60.5%59.8%
2013Social Studies5th Grade% met std66.7%59.3%
2012Writing5th Grade% met std32.5%31.7%
2013Writing5th Grade% met std45.6%35.7%
2012Language Mechanics6th Grade% met std29.2%38.4%
2013Language Mechanics6th Grade% met std33.8%43.8%
2012Mathematics6th Grade% met std24.9%41.6%
2013Mathematics6th Grade% met std28.3%38.5%
2012Reading6th Grade% met std39.9%46%
2013Reading6th Grade% met std42.5%46.3%
2012Writing6th Grade% met std39.1%39.2%
2013Writing6th Grade% met std40.2%48.0%
2012Mathematics7th Grade% met std32.6%38.6%
2013Mathematics7th Grade% met std28.1%38.6%
2012Reading7th Grade% met std49.5%47.8%
2013Reading7th Grade% met std45.1%54.7%
2012Science7th Grade% met std74.3%61.8%
2013Science7th Grade% met std63.8%61.2%
2012Mathematics8th Grade% met std39.2%41.5%
2013Mathematics8th Grade% met std47.7%45.1%
2012Reading8th Grade% met std54.3%46.7%
2013Reading8th Grade% met std54.2%52.4%
2012Social Studies8th Grade% met std52.3%58.6%
2013Social Studies8th Grade% met std64.4%59.2%
2012Writing8th Grade% met std59.3%43.5%
2013Writing8th Grade% met std50.0%38.6%
2012Algebra IIEnd of course% met std32.4%40%
2013Algebra IIEnd of course% met std26.0%36.0%
2012BiologyEnd of course% met std21.8%30.3%
2013BiologyEnd of course% met std25.6%36.3%
2012English IIEnd of course% met std55%52.2%
2013English IIEnd of course% met std48.8%55.8%
2012U.S. HistoryEnd of course% met std41.1%39.5%
2013U.S. HistoryEnd of course% met std44.6%51.3%
2007MathematicsAll grades (EL)% proficient78.42%61.71%
2008MathematicsAll grades (EL)% proficient87.46%69.52%
2009MathematicsAll grades (EL)% proficient83.36%70.27%
2010MathematicsAll grades (EL)% proficient81.5%72.95%
2011MathematicsAll grades (EL)% proficient76.2%72.76%
2007ReadingAll grades (EL)% proficient90.94%72.72%
2008ReadingAll grades (EL)% proficient86.96%72.65%
2009ReadingAll grades (EL)% proficient85.56%73.54%
2010ReadingAll grades (EL)% proficient85.17%76.81%
2011ReadingAll grades (EL)% proficient82.19%76%
2007ScienceAll grades (EL)% proficient92.16%66.15%
2008ScienceAll grades (EL)% proficient93.75%68.94%
2009ScienceAll grades (EL)% proficient91.67%69.98%
2010ScienceAll grades (EL)% proficient87.78%70.41%
2011ScienceAll grades (EL)% proficient84.75%70.53%
2007Social StudiesAll grades (EL)% proficient77.61%61.6%
2008Social StudiesAll grades (EL)% proficient81.77%59.68%
2009Social StudiesAll grades (EL)% proficient74.36%61.11%
2010Social StudiesAll grades (EL)% proficient62.15%55.58%
2011Social StudiesAll grades (EL)% proficient59.45%59.75%
2007WritingAll grades (EL)% proficient65.17%53.37%
2008WritingAll grades (EL)% proficient73.4%52.62%
2009WritingAll grades (EL)% proficient66.15%55.37%
2010WritingAll grades (EL)% proficient77.57%59.07%
2011WritingAll grades (EL)% proficient70.05%59.74%
2007MathematicsAll grades (HS)% proficient30.37%39.3%
2008MathematicsAll grades (HS)% proficient30.41%38.53%
2009MathematicsAll grades (HS)% proficient45.24%41.19%
2010MathematicsAll grades (HS)% proficient36.84%40.28%
2011MathematicsAll grades (HS)% proficient43.75%45.98%
2007ReadingAll grades (HS)% proficient61.21%60.15%
2008ReadingAll grades (HS)% proficient60.68%60.01%
2009ReadingAll grades (HS)% proficient73.3%61.84%
2010ReadingAll grades (HS)% proficient63.18%61.31%
2011ReadingAll grades (HS)% proficient65.55%65.91%
2007ScienceAll grades (HS)% proficient34.58%41.65%
2008ScienceAll grades (HS)% proficient39.63%41.28%
2009ScienceAll grades (HS)% proficient46.67%41.22%
2010ScienceAll grades (HS)% proficient37.8%41.14%
2011ScienceAll grades (HS)% proficient52.08%41.37%
2007Social StudiesAll grades (HS)% proficient43.46%43.74%
2008Social StudiesAll grades (HS)% proficient32.26%38.42%
2009Social StudiesAll grades (HS)% proficient38.57%40.68%
2010Social StudiesAll grades (HS)% proficient51.67%39.86%
2011Social StudiesAll grades (HS)% proficient51.04%41.49%
2007WritingAll grades (HS)% proficient21.57%19.79%
2008WritingAll grades (HS)% proficient31.53%29.73%
2009WritingAll grades (HS)% proficient33.04%34.97%
2010WritingAll grades (HS)% proficient38.16%35.94%
2011WritingAll grades (HS)% proficient36.46%40.89%
2007MathematicsAll grades (MS)% proficient59.17%51.85%
2008MathematicsAll grades (MS)% proficient72.6%56.96%
2009MathematicsAll grades (MS)% proficient74.46%60.92%
2010MathematicsAll grades (MS)% proficient75.41%62.38%
2011MathematicsAll grades (MS)% proficient69.04%65.11%
2007ReadingAll grades (MS)% proficient74.96%66.32%
2008ReadingAll grades (MS)% proficient70.24%66.81%
2009ReadingAll grades (MS)% proficient77.38%66.92%
2010ReadingAll grades (MS)% proficient80.49%70.21%
2011ReadingAll grades (MS)% proficient76.32%69.9%
2007ScienceAll grades (MS)% proficient69.8%55.95%
2008ScienceAll grades (MS)% proficient73.62%59.57%
2009ScienceAll grades (MS)% proficient84.36%62.72%
2010ScienceAll grades (MS)% proficient75.49%57.02%
2011ScienceAll grades (MS)% proficient79.58%64.04%
2007Social StudiesAll grades (MS)% proficient82.17%52.64%
2008Social StudiesAll grades (MS)% proficient83.33%57.82%
2009Social StudiesAll grades (MS)% proficient87.18%55.8%
2010Social StudiesAll grades (MS)% proficient85.85%56.28%
2011Social StudiesAll grades (MS)% proficient73.91%60.09%
2007WritingAll grades (MS)% proficient48.7%41.92%
2008WritingAll grades (MS)% proficient58.33%39.48%
2009WritingAll grades (MS)% proficient71.79%42.06%
2010WritingAll grades (MS)% proficient62.26%42.34%
2011WritingAll grades (MS)% proficient61.84%45.22%

Some data by SchoolDigger.com.

School District Fiscal Information

Total Revenue:$30,108,000$10,046 $29,372,000$9,745 $30,056,000$9,781 
Total Expenditures:$29,221,000$9,750 $28,954,000$9,607 $29,432,000$9,578 
Total Current Expenditures:$27,543,000$9,190 $27,189,000$9,021 $27,903,000$9,080 
Instructional Expenditures:$17,163,000$5,72762.3%$16,792,000$5,57161.8%$17,585,000$5,72263.0%
Student and Staff Support:$2,554,000$8529.3%$2,643,000$8779.7%$2,753,000$8969.9%
Operations, Food, Other:$5,776,000$1,92721.0%$5,650,000$1,87520.8%$5,557,000$1,80819.9%
Total Capital Outlay:$1,118,000$373 $1,044,000$346 $781,000$254 
Construction:$248,000$83 $459,000$152 $178,000$58 
Total Other:$311,000$104 $331,000$110 $326,000$106 
Interest on Debt:$249,000$83 $390,000$129 $422,000$137 
Total Salary:$17,253,000$5,757 $17,240,000$5,720 $17,563,000$5,715 
Instruction/Teacher Salary:$11,825,000$3,94668.5%$11,735,000$3,89368.1%$11,854,000$3,85767.5%
Other Salary:$5,428,000$1,81131.5%$5,505,000$1,82631.9%$5,709,000$1,85832.5%
Total Benefit:$6,671,000$2,226 $6,501,000$2,157 $6,415,000$2,088 
Instruction/Teacher Benefit:$4,466,000$1,49066.9%$4,308,000$1,42966.3%$4,291,000$1,39666.9%
Other Benefit:$2,205,000$73633.1%$2,193,000$72833.7%$2,124,000$69133.1%

Teacher's Experience and Compensation

Teachers with Bachelor Degree:17.7%
Teachers with Master or PhD Degree:82.3%
Mean Number of Years of Teaching:15.0 years
Teachers with 5 Years of Experience of Less:17.2%
Teachers with 6-10 Years of Experience:23.7%
Teachers with 11-20 Years of Experience:33.8%
Teachers with 21-30 Years of Experience:20.2%
Teachers with 31 Years of Experience or More:5.1%
Mean Base Salary:$43,837.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 5 Years of Experience of Less:$32,884.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 6-10 Years of Experience:$40,266.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 11-20 Years of Experience:$47,600.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 21-30 Years of Experience:$49,499.0
Mean Base Salary of Teachers with 31 Years of Experience or More:$50,004.0

* Rockcastle County School District was rated 4 out of 5 by USA.com. The ranking was calculated based on publically available historical Math and English performance data.

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