Calloway County High School

2108 College Farm Rd

Murray, KY 42071-8806

Tel: (270)762-7375
Grades: 9-12

970 students

Calloway County High School serves 970 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Calloway County High School operates within the Calloway County School District.
The school district's 94% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 970 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 970 students
Calloway County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Calloway County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Calloway County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Hispanic
1%
4%
Black
2%
11%
White
93%
81%
All Ethnic Groups Calloway County High School Sch Ethnicity Calloway County High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.13 0.23
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.
36%
46%
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.
11%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,364 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 99% over five years.
School District Name Calloway County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 3,364 2,353
Calloway County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 94% 79%
Calloway County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $24 MM
Calloway County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $31 MM $23 MM
Calloway County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,912 $10,129
Calloway County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,251 $9,906
Calloway County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Murray High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Calloway County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Calloway County Preschool Center (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MurrayCalloway County Preschool Center
    2106a College Farm Rd
    MurrayKY 42071
    (270)762-7410
    0 mi | 224 students | Gr. PK                      
  • MurrayCalloway County Middle School
    2112 College Farm Rd
    MurrayKY 42071
    (270)762-7355
    0 mi | 745 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • MurrayMurray High School
    501 Doran Rd
    MurrayKY 42071
    (270)753-5202
    0.7 mi | 429 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MurrayRuby Simpson Childhood Center
    Murray State University
    MurrayKY 42071
    (270)809-4633
    0.9 mi | 32 students | Gr. PK                      
  • MurrayMurray Elementary School
    111 Broach Ave
    MurrayKY 42071
    (270)753-5022
    1 mi | 432 students | Gr. KG-3                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 11, 2010 - It is very sad that Coach McKeel would say in the Murray paper that Moral victories are for Losers. He evidently doesn't know what a Moral Victory is and obviosly doesn't care. He is the only Loser. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Murray, KY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.08, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Murray is Willis Early Childhood Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.