Larue County High School

Larue County High School serves 734 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Larue County High School operates within the Larue County School District.
Larue County School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 734 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 734 students
Larue County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Larue County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Larue County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Larue County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 18:1 17:1
Larue County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Larue County High School Black Students (2004-2014)
Black
3%
11%
Larue County High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
89%
79%
Larue County High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Larue 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.
0.21 0.24
Larue 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.
42%
48%
Larue 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%
Larue County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Larue County School District's student population of 2,439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 87% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,952 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 $9,819 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Larue County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
6
Number of Students Managed 2,439 2,336
Larue County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 87% 82%
Larue County School District Graduation Rate (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $24 MM
Larue County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $24 MM
Larue County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,952 $10,260
Larue County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,819 $10,180
Larue County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 The Life Connection (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Larue County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hodgenville Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HodgenvilleLarue County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 562 students
    0 miles
    911 South Lincoln Blvd
    HodgenvilleKY 42748
    (270)358-3196
    06-8562
  • HodgenvilleHodgenville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    0.3 miles
    33 Eagle Ln
    HodgenvilleKY 42748
    (270)358-3506
    0.3PK-5575
  • HodgenvilleAbraham Lincoln Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    0.8 miles
    2101 Lincoln Farm Rd
    HodgenvilleKY 42748
    (270)358-4112
    0.8PK-5537
  • SonoraThe Life Connection
    Grades: 6-12 | 31 students
    6.8 miles
    81 Bud's Lake Rd
    SonoraKY 42776
    (270)324-4956
    6.86-1231
  • SonoraCreekside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 553 students
    9.4 miles
    151 Horseshoe Bend Rd
    SonoraKY 42776
    (270)369-8460
    9.4PK-5553

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