Oldham County, KYOLDHAM COUNTY INFORMATION

Fourth Congressional District

Located in north central Kentucky 20 miles Northeast of Louisville, Kentucky

Suburban/Rural Population

Population Estimate 65,560 (2016) source: U.S. Census Bureau

FAST FACTS

  • Kentucky District of Distinction (2016)
  • Three Schools of Distinction (Buckner Elementary, North Oldham High, Oldham County High) 
  • Eight distinguished schools
  • Three-time designee of the Advanced Placement Honor Roll (Kentucky's only three-time recipient)
  • Enrollment: 12,156 (as of August 2016)
  • Average student-to-teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Graduation rate (averaged freshman graduation rate) 2012 - 85.6% (state average 77.8%)
  • Dropout rate 0.4% (state 1.5%)

Data from the Kentucky Department of Education.

  • Total employees - 1,696 (does not include bus drivers)
  • Certified teachers with advanced degrees: 74.7% (master's or higher)
  • Average years of experience - 11.7

Data from the Kentucky Department of Education.