Butler County High School

Butler County High School serves 620 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Butler County High School operates within the Butler County School District.
Butler County School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 620 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 620 students
Butler County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Butler County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Butler County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Butler County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 20:1 17:1
Butler County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Butler County High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
95%
79%
Butler County High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Butler County 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.
0.10 0.24
Butler County 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.
45%
48%
Butler County 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.
6%
6%
Butler County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Butler County School District's student population of 2,283 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,122 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,692 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Butler County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,283 2,336
Butler County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 82%
Butler County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $24 MM
Butler County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $21 MM $24 MM
Butler County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,122 $10,260
Butler County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,692 $10,180
Butler County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Butler is a High School in Louisville, Kentucky, it is involved with the Traditional program.
  • History: Suda E. Butler High School, opened in 1954. It was chosen in 1988 as the second high school in Jefferson County to offer the Traditional Program. In this program the standards of patriotism, morality, and personal integrity are stressed in a structured learning environment. The school has a dress code, discipline code, heterogeneous grouping, technology major, and college preparatory curriculum.
  • Sports, clubs, and activities: Butler offers many Sports and Clubs, such as: Varsity/Junior Varsity/Freshman Football, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Boys Baseball, Girls Softball, Girls Volleyball, Spanish Club, Quick Recall, Boys Cross Country, Girls Cross Country, Adopt-a-Bear Program, Step Team, Cheerleading, Dance Team, Winterguard, Colorguard, Band, Theatre, Art Club, Gospel Choir, Bowling, Pep Club, Golf.

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Butler Co. Area Technology Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Butler County Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Butler County Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MorgantownButler Co. Area Technology CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    179 Academic Way
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)999-2791
    0.89-12n/a
  • MorgantownButler County Learning CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 13 students
    0.8 miles
    178 Academic Way
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)526-2264
    0.86-1213
  • MorgantownButler County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 471 students
    1.4 miles
    505 Ward Ave
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)526-5647
    1.46-8471
  • Morgantown Morgantown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 716 students
    1.4 miles
    210 Cemetery St
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)526-3361
    1.4PK-5716
  • CromwellGreen River Youth Development Center
    Grades: 7-12 | 36 students
    5.8 miles
    354 Boy's Camp Rd
    CromwellKY 42333
    (270)526-5276
    5.87-1236

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