Mayfield High School

Mayfield High School serves 391 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Mayfield High School operates within the Mayfield Independent School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 391 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 391 students
Mayfield High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Mayfield High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mayfield High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more 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 13:1 16:1
Mayfield High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Mayfield High School Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
17%
4%
Mayfield High School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
19%
11%
Mayfield High School Black (1988-2012)
White
54%
81%
Mayfield High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mayfield High School Sch Ethnicity Mayfield 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.
0.64 0.33
Mayfield 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.
50%
46%
Mayfield 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.
n/a
7%
Mayfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,334 students has grown by 49% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Mayfield Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 2,334 2,354
Mayfield Independent School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 82% 79%
Mayfield Independent School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $16 MM $24 MM
District Spending $15 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,331 $10,129
District Spending / Student $9,644 $9,906
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 Mayfield/graves County Area Technical Center (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mayfield Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mayfield Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mayfield Mayfield/graves County Area Technical Center
    Vocational School
    710 Douthitt St
    Mayfield , KY , 42066
    (270)247-4710
    Vocational School
    0  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mayfield Mayfield Elementary School
    1004 Backusburg Rd
    Mayfield , KY , 42066
    (270)247-8696
    0.4  mi  |  885  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mayfield Mayfield Middle School
    112 West College St
    Mayfield , KY , 42066
    (270)247-7521
    0.7  mi  |  344  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mayfield Gateway Academy High School
    Alternative School
    100 East Lockridge St
    Mayfield , KY , 42066
    (270)328-4979
    Alternative School
    1.3  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mayfield Graves County High School
    1107 Housman St
    Mayfield , KY , 42066
    (270)328-6242
    2.2  mi  |  1396  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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