Mayfield High School

Mayfield High School serves 428 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 21%.
Mayfield High School operates within the Mayfield Independent School District.
Mayfield Independent School District's 82% graduation rate is equal to the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 428 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 428 students
Mayfield High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Mayfield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Mayfield High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Mayfield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 17:1
Mayfield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
22%
5%
Mayfield High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
18%
11%
Mayfield High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
56%
79%
Mayfield High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Mayfield 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.
0.61 0.36
Mayfield 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.
57%
48%
Mayfield 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.
7%
6%
Mayfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Mayfield Independent School District's student population of 1,779 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,183 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 $9,959 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mayfield Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
6
Number of Students Managed 1,779 2,336
Mayfield Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 82% 82%
Mayfield Independent School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $24 MM
Mayfield Independent School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $16 MM $24 MM
Mayfield Independent School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,183 $10,260
Mayfield Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,959 $10,180
Mayfield Independent School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Mayfield/graves County Area Technical Center (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mayfield Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mayfield Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MayfieldMayfield/graves County Area Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0 miles
    710 Douthitt St
    MayfieldKY 42066
    (270)247-4710
    09-12n/a
  • MayfieldMayfield Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 1013 students
    0.4 miles
    1004 Backusburg Rd
    MayfieldKY 42066
    (270)247-8696
    0.4PK-51013
  • MayfieldMayfield Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 338 students
    0.7 miles
    112 West College St
    MayfieldKY 42066
    (270)247-7521
    0.76-8338
  • MayfieldGateway Academy High SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 14 students
    1.3 miles
    100 East Lockridge St
    MayfieldKY 42066
    (270)328-4979
    1.39-1214
  • MayfieldGraves County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1421 students
    2.2 miles
    1220 Eagles Way
    MayfieldKY 42066
    (270)328-6242
    2.29-121421

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