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  • Prichard Elementary School
  • 401 East Main St, Grayson
  • Carter County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 725
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Heritage Elementary School
  • 4863 South State Highway 1, Grayson
  • Carter County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 395
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • East Carter Middle School
  • 1 Spirit Ln, Grayson
  • Carter County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 593
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
  • Carter City Elementary School
  • 013321 State Hwy 2, Grayson
  • Carter County
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 153
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
  • East Carter County High School
  • 405 Hitchins Rd, Grayson
  • Carter County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 792
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1

Grayson school information

Average Test Scores51%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:116:116:1
Total public schools41,15779,221
Total private schools129824,874
Total post-secondary schools11307,963
The Grayson, KY educational system consists of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Grayson public schools have average test scores of 51% which is 9% higher than than the Kentucky average and 4% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Grayson public schools is 15:1, compared to 16:1 in Kentucky and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 78.4% have completed high school, 16.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 1.4% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Grayson

Completed 8th grade83.0%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school78.4%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college41.9%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.6%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors16.2%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters5.9%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.4%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%0.9%1.3%

Grayson, KY School Districts

Carter County School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, 1 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Grayson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Grayson, KY schools is 51%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Grayson, KY, an average of 83.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 78.4% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Grayson schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Grayson, KY schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Ironton, OH11,04977%56%
Flatwoods, KY7,35864%31%
Raceland, KY2,79952%5%
Cannonsburg, KY60250%1%
Worthington, KY1,40649%1%
Grayson, KY4,09351%4%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Williamston, SC4,09357%15%
Mullica Hill, NJ4,09249%1%
Guerneville, CA4,09537%25%
Fordyce, AR4,09615%69%
Ellenville, NY4,09742%14%
Grayson, KY4,09351%4%
Source: The Grayson, KY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.