Hancock County High School

Hancock County High School serves 475 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Hancock County High School operates within the Hancock County School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 475 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 475 students
Hancock County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hancock County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Hancock County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hancock County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 15:1 17:1
Hancock County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
2%
11%
Hancock County High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
98%
79%
Hancock County High School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hancock 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.
0.04 0.24
Hancock 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.
29%
48%
Hancock 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.
7%
6%
Hancock County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,714 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 100% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,114 is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,152 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Hancock County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 1,714 2,336
Hancock County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 82%
Hancock County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $24 MM
Hancock County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $18 MM $24 MM
Hancock County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,114 $10,260
Hancock County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,152 $10,180
Hancock 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 Tell City Junior Senior High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hancock County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Hancock Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LewisportHancock County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 411 students100 Stateroute 271 South
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)927-6712
    06-8411
  • LewisportNorth Hancock Elementary School
    2.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 570 students330 Frank Luttrell Rd
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)295-6330
    2.8PK-5570
  • Tell CityTell City Junior Senior High School
    3.2 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 645 students900 12th St
    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-3131
    3.27-12645
  • CanneltonCannelton Elementary & High School
    3.3 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 247 students3rd/taylor Sts
    CanneltonIN 47520
    (812)547-4126
    3.3PK-12247
  • Tell CityWilliam Tell Elementary School
    4.4 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 851 students1235 31st St
    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-9727
    4.4KG-6851

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