Burgin High School

Burgin High School serves 219 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Burgin High School operates within the Burgin Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 219 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 219 students
Burgin High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Burgin High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Burgin High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Burgin High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 17:1
Burgin High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Burgin High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
2%
11%
Burgin High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
94%
79%
Burgin High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Burgin High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.24
Burgin High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
48%
Burgin High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Burgin High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Burgin Independent School District's student population of 481 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,899 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,433 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Burgin Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
6
Number of Students Managed 481 2,336
Burgin Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $24 MM
Burgin Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $4 MM $24 MM
Burgin Independent School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,899 $10,260
Burgin Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,433 $10,180
Burgin Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is North Point Education Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mercer County Intermediate School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Burgin Elementary School (0 miles away)
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Excellent school, loved my 12 years there. class of 1969
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 02/28/14
i was a former student at burgin its a smaller school, and its really frieandly i would recommmend this school as #1 in the mercer area. the teachers and staff vare nice and caring.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 10/15/06

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