Owen County High School

Owen County High School serves 519 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Owen County High School operates within the Owen County School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 519 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 519 students
Owen County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Owen County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Owen 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 0.08 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 16:1 16:1
Owen County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
4%
Owen County High School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
n/a
11%
Owen County High School Black (1988-2012)
White
96%
81%
Owen County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Owen County High School Sch Ethnicity Owen 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.
0.08 0.23
Owen 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.
39%
46%
Owen 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.
4%
7%
Owen County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,886 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Owen County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 1,886 2,353
Owen County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 72% 79%
Owen County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $24 MM
Owen County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $20 MM $23 MM
Owen County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,936 $10,129
Owen County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,205 $9,906
Owen 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 Grant County High School (14.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Maurice Bowling Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Owen County Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Owenton Maurice Bowling Middle School
    2380 Hwy 22e
    Owenton , KY , 40359
    (502)484-5701
    0.3  mi  |  593  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Owenton Owen County Elementary School
    1945 Hwy 22e
    Owenton , KY , 40359
    (502)484-3417
    0.4  mi  |  265  students  |  Gr.  3-4
  • Owenton Owen County Primary School
    1925 Hwy 22 East
    Owenton , KY , 40359
    (502)484-5499
    0.4  mi  |  509  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Williamstown Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Mason-corinth Elementary School
    225 Heekin Rd
    Williamstown , KY , 41097
    (859)824-9510
    12.7  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Dry Ridge Grant County High School
    715 Warsaw Rd
    Dry Ridge , KY , 41035
    (859)824-9739
    14.4  mi  |  1089  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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