Hancock County High School

80 State Route 271 South

Lewisport, KY 42351-6700

Tel: (270)927-6953
Grades: 9-12

468 students

Hancock County High School serves 468 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than 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%.
Hancock County High School operates within the Hancock County School District.
The school district's 85% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 468 students
Hancock County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Hancock County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hancock County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 15:1 16:1
Hancock County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hancock County High School Asian (1993-1996)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Hancock County High School Hispanic (1997-2012)
Black
n/a
11%
Hancock County High School Black (1988-2012)
White
98%
81%
Hancock County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hancock County High School Sch Ethnicity Hancock 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 0.23
Hancock 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.
29%
46%
Hancock 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.
11%
7%
Hancock County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,196 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Hancock County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 2,196 2,353
Hancock County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 85% 79%
Hancock County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $24 MM
Hancock County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $16 MM $23 MM
Hancock County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,799 $10,129
Hancock County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,475 $9,906
Hancock 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 Tell City Junior Senior High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hancock County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Hancock Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LewisportHancock County Middle School
    100 State Route 271 South
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)927-6712
    0 mi | 381 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • LewisportNorth Hancock Elementary School
    330 Frank Luttrel Rd
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)295-6330
    2.8 mi | 613 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Tell CityTell City Junior Senior High School
    900 12th St
    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-3131
    3.2 mi | 659 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • CanneltonCannelton Elementary & High School
    3rd/taylor Sts
    CanneltonIN 47520
    (812)547-4126
    3.3 mi | 240 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Tell CityWilliam Tell Elementary School
    1235 31st St
    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-9727
    4.4 mi | 858 students | Gr. KG-6                      

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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 0.23, which is lower than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in Kentucky is Paducah Independent School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.