Leslie County High School

25 Eagle Ln

Hyden, KY 41749-0970

Tel: (606)672-2337
Grades 9-12
484 students
Leslie County High School serves 484 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 21%.
Leslie County High School operates within the Leslie County School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 484 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 484 students
Leslie County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Leslie County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Leslie County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Leslie County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.01 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 16:1 17:1
Leslie County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.01 0.24
Leslie County High School Diversity Score (2009-2014)
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.
52%
48%
Leslie 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%
Leslie County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,894 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,652 is higher than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,416 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Leslie County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 1,894 2,336
Leslie County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 82%
Leslie County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $24 MM
Leslie County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $24 MM $24 MM
Leslie County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,652 $10,260
Leslie County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $12,416 $10,180
Leslie 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 Leslie County Area Technology Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hazard Middle School (12.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HydenLeslie County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 9-12175 Eagle Ln
    HydenKY 41749
    (606)672-2859
    0.19-12n/a
  • HydenLeslie County Learning Center
    Alternative School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 10 students27 Eagle Ln
    HydenKY 41749
    (606)672-2397
    0.17-1210
  • HydenMountain View Elementary School
    1.3 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 540 students160 Maple St
    HydenKY 41749
    (606)672-2425
    1.3PK-8540
  • WootonW B Muncy Elementary School
    5 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 251 students140 Pirate Dr
    WootonKY 41776
    (606)279-4155
    5PK-8251
  • HoskinstonStinnett Elementary School
    5.7 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 437 students12975 Hwy 421
    HoskinstonKY 40844
    (606)374-3641
    5.7PK-8437

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