Garrard County High School

599 Industry Rd,

Lancaster, KY, 40444-1064

Tel: (859)792-2146
Grades: 9-12

717 students

Garrard County High School serves 717 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Garrard County High School operates within the Garrard County School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 717 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 717 students
Garrard County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Garrard County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Garrard 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 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Garrard County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
Garrard County High School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
3%
11%
Garrard County High School Black (1988-2012)
White
91%
81%
Garrard County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Garrard County High School Sch Ethnicity Garrard 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.
0.17 0.57
Garrard County High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
41%
46%
Garrard 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.
6%
7%
Garrard County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,659 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Garrard County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,659 2,353
Garrard County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 73% 79%
Garrard County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $26 MM $24 MM
District Spending $36 MM $23 MM
Garrard County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,942 $10,129
Garrard County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,749 $9,906
Garrard County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Garrard County Area Technology Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Garrard Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lancaster Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lancaster Garrard County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    306 West Maple St
    Lancaster , KY , 40444
    (859)792-2144
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lancaster Garrard Middle School
    304 West Maple Ave
    Lancaster , KY , 40444
    (859)792-2108
    0  mi  |  572  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lancaster Lancaster Elementary School
    205 Lexington St
    Lancaster , KY , 40444
    (859)792-3047
    0.4  mi  |  495  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Paint Lick Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Paint Lick Elementary School
    6798 Richmond Rd
    Paint Lick , KY , 40461
    (859)792-2122
    6.8  mi  |  357  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lancaster Camp Dick Robinson Elementary School
    7541 Lexington Rd
    Lancaster , KY , 40444
    (859)792-6136
    7.1  mi  |  518  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Kentucky 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 0.57, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Kentucky is Adair County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.