Estill County High School

2675 Winchester Rd,

Irvine, KY, 40336-9756

Tel: (606)723-3537
Grades: 9-12

715 students

Estill County High School serves 715 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Estill County High School operates within the Estill County School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 715 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 715 students
Estill County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Estill County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Estill County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Estill County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Estill County High School Asian (2003-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
n/a
11%
Estill County High School Black (2002-2012)
White
98%
81%
Estill County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Estill County High School Sch Ethnicity Estill 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.
0.04 0.33
Estill County High School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
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.
54%
46%
Estill County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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%
Estill County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,599 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Estill County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
6
Number of Students Managed 2,599 2,354
Graduation Rate 72% 79%
Estill County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $24 MM
District Spending $23 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,661 $10,129
District Spending / Student $9,218 $9,906
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Powell County High School (10.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Estill County Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Estill Springs Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Irvine Estill County Middle School
    2805 Winchester Rd
    Irvine , KY , 40336
    (606)723-5136
    0.1  mi  |  544  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Irvine Estill Springs Elementary School
    314 Main St
    Irvine , KY , 40336
    (606)723-7703
    1.7  mi  |  601  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Irvine West Irvine Elementary School
    155 River View Rd
    Irvine , KY , 40336
    (606)723-4800
    1.8  mi  |  401  students  |  Gr.  1-5
  • Irvine South Irvine P-k Center
    1000 South Irvine Rd
    Irvine , KY , 40336
    (606)723-4700
    2.6  mi  |  314  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Waco Waco Elementary School
    359 Waco Loop
    Waco , KY , 40385
    (859)369-5540
    8.4  mi  |  496  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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