Greenup County High School

196 Musketeer Dr,

Greenup, KY, 41144-9616

Tel: (606)473-9812
Grades: 9-12

857 students

Greenup County High School serves 857 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Greenup County High School operates within the Greenup County School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is equal to the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 857 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 857 students
Greenup County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Greenup County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Greenup 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 0.06 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
Greenup County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Greenup County High School Hispanic (2011-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Greenup County High School Black (1988-2012)
White
97%
81%
Greenup County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Greenup County High School Sch Ethnicity Greenup 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.
0.06 0.33
Greenup 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.
42%
46%
Greenup 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.
8%
7%
Greenup County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Greenup County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
6
Number of Students Managed 3,232 2,354
Greenup County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 79% 79%
Greenup County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $24 MM
Greenup County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $29 MM $23 MM
Greenup County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,446 $10,129
Greenup County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,273 $9,906
Greenup 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 Greenup County Area Technology Center (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wheelersburg Middle School (6.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Greysbranch Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenup Greenup County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    4009 Ohio River Rd
    Greenup , KY , 41144
    (606)473-9344
    Vocational School
    0.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Greenup Greysbranch Elementary School
    1487 Ohio River Rd
    Greenup , KY , 41144
    (606)473-9653
    0.3  mi  |  392  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Franklin Furnace Green Elementary School
    46 Braunlin Rd
    Franklin Furnace , OH , 45629
    (740)354-9290
    1.6  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Franklin Furnace Green High School
    4057 Gallia Pk
    Franklin Furnace , OH , 45629
    (740)354-9150
    1.7  mi  |  241  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Franklin Furnace Green Primary Elementary School
    535 Junior Furnace Powellsvill
    Franklin Furnace , OH , 45629
    (740)354-9551
    1.9  mi  |  170  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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