Lawrence County High School

100 Bulldog Ln,

Louisa, KY, 41230-8627

Tel: (606)638-9676
Grades: 9-12

636 students

Lawrence County High School serves 636 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Lawrence County High School operates within the Lawrence County School District.
The school district's 58% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 636 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 636 students
Lawrence County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Lawrence County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lawrence County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 14:1 16:1
Lawrence County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Black
n/a
11%
Lawrence County High School Black (1991-1999)
White
99%
81%
Lawrence County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lawrence County High School Sch Ethnicity Lawrence 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.
0.02 0.57
Lawrence County High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
46%
46%
Lawrence 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%
Lawrence County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,506 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Lawrence County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 2,506 2,353
Lawrence County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 58% 79%
Lawrence County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $24 MM
District Spending $23 MM $23 MM
Lawrence County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,156 $10,129
Lawrence County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,346 $9,906
Lawrence 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 Tolsia High School (8.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Louisa Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fallsburg Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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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.