Leslie County High School

25 Eagle Ln,

Hyden, KY, 41749-0970

Tel: (606)672-2337
Grades: 9-12

502 students

Leslie County High School serves 502 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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%.
Leslie County High School operates within the Leslie County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 502 students
Leslie County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Leslie County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Leslie 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 0.04 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
Leslie 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%
White
98%
81%
Leslie County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Leslie County High School Sch Ethnicity Leslie 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 0.57
Leslie County High School Diversity Score (2011-2012)
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.
49%
46%
Leslie 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%
Leslie County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,043 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Leslie County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 2,043 2,473
Leslie County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 79%
Leslie County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $21 MM n/a
Leslie County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM n/a
Leslie County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,297 $0
Leslie County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,476 $0
Leslie 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 Leslie County Area Technology Center (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Leslie County Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountain View Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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