Garrard County High School

Garrard County High School serves 711 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Garrard County High School operates within the Garrard County School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 711 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 711 students
Garrard County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Garrard County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Garrard County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Garrard County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 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 14:1 17:1
Garrard County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Garrard County High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
3%
11%
Garrard County High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
92%
79%
Garrard County High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Garrard County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Garrard County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.15 0.24
Garrard County High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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%
Garrard County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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.
4%
6%
Garrard County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,677 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,963 is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,508 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Garrard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
6
Number of Students Managed 2,677 2,336
Garrard County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 82%
Garrard County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $24 MM
Garrard County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $31 MM $24 MM
Garrard County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,963 $10,260
Garrard County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,508 $10,180
Garrard County 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 Garrard County Area Technology Center (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garrard Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lancaster Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LancasterGarrard County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12306 West Maple Ave
    LancasterKY 40444
    (859)792-2144
    09-12n/a
  • LancasterGarrard Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 563 students304 West Maple Ave
    LancasterKY 40444
    (859)792-2108
    06-8563
  • LancasterLancaster Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 521 students205 Lexington St
    LancasterKY 40444
    (859)792-3047
    0.4PK-5521
  • Paint Lick Paint Lick Elementary School
    6.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 357 students6798 Richmond Rd
    Paint LickKY 40461
    (859)792-2122
    6.8PK-5357
  • LancasterCamp Dick Robinson Elementary School
    7.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 525 students7541 Lexington Rd
    LancasterKY 40444
    (859)792-6136
    7.1PK-5525

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