Henry County High School

1120 Eminence Rd

New Castle, KY 40050-0229

Tel: (502)845-8670
Grades: 9-12

654 students

Henry County High School serves 654 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Henry County High School operates within the Henry County School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is equal to the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 654 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade Henry 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 0.13 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 15:1 16:1
Henry County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
4%
Black
2%
11%
White
93%
81%
All Ethnic Groups Henry County High School Sch Ethnicity Henry 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.
37%
46%
Henry County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,252 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Henry County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,252 2,353
Henry County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 79% 79%
Henry County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $24 MM
Henry County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $23 MM
Henry County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,326 $10,129
Henry County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,095 $9,906
Henry 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 Eminence High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Henry County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Castle Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New CastleHenry County Middle School
    1124 Eminence Rd
    New CastleKY 40050
    (502)845-8660
    0 mi | 511 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • New CastleNew Castle Elementary School
    182 South Property Rd
    New CastleKY 40050
    (502)845-8650
    0.5 mi | 387 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New CastleHenry County Early Childhood Center
    182 South Property Rd
    New CastleKY 40050
    (502)845-8600
    0.5 mi | 116 students | Gr. PK                      
  • EminenceEminence High School
    254 West Broadway St
    EminenceKY 40019
    (502)845-5427
    3.7 mi | 319 students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • EminenceEminence Elementary School
    254 West Broadway St
    EminenceKY 40019
    (502)845-5427
    3.7 mi | 249 students | Gr. PK-4                      

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Did You Know?
Henry County, 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 0.22, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.23. The most diverse school district in Henry County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.