Lexington High School

Tel: (731)968-2961
Grades 9-12
907 students
Lexington High School serves 907 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Lexington High School operates within the Henderson County School District.
Henderson County School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the TN state average of 83%.

School Overview

The student population of 907 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 907 students
Lexington High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lexington High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Lexington High School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Lexington High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Lexington High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
8%
Lexington High School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
16%
23%
Lexington High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
82%
65%
Lexington High School White Students (1988-2014)
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.
0.30 0.26
Lexington 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.
43%
51%
Lexington High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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%
7%
Lexington High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Henderson County School District's student population of 3,970 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,245 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,072 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Henderson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 3,970 3,515
Henderson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 83%
Henderson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $30 MM
Henderson County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $31 MM $29 MM
Henderson County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,245 $8,707
Henderson County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,072 $8,563
Henderson County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Scotts Hill High School (11.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lexington Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Paul G. Caywood Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • LexingtonLexington Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 265 students
    0.8 miles
    112 Airways
    LexingtonTN 38351
    (731)968-8457
    0.86-8265
  • LexingtonPaul G. Caywood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 698 students
    0.9 miles
    162 Monroe Av
    LexingtonTN 38351
    (731)968-8457
    0.9PK-5698
  • LexingtonPin Oak Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 407 students
    6.6 miles
    19925 Hwy 412 East
    LexingtonTN 38351
    (731)968-7341
    6.6PK-8407
  • LexingtonSouth Haven Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 308 students
    6.8 miles
    5455 Hwy 22 A
    LexingtonTN 38351
    (731)968-6890
    6.8PK-8308
  • LexingtonBargerton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 287 students
    7.6 miles
    6141 Poplar Springs
    LexingtonTN 38351
    (731)968-7484
    7.6PK-8287

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