Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School serves 692 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Wayne County High School operates within the Wayne County School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 692 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 692 students
Wayne County High School Total Students (1996-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Wayne County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2012)
Students by Grade Wayne County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Wayne County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1996-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Wayne County High School Asian (1997-2011)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Wayne County High School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Wayne County High School Black (1996-2012)
White
97%
81%
Wayne County High School White (1996-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wayne County High School Sch Ethnicity Wayne 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.
0.06 0.33
Wayne County High School Diversity Score (1996-2012)
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.
52%
46%
Wayne 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.
11%
7%
Wayne County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,040 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 3,040 2,354
Wayne County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 76% 79%
Wayne County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $24 MM
Wayne County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $24 MM $23 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,013 $10,129
Wayne County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,876 $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 Wayne County Area Technology Center (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Turner Intermediate School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bell Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Monticello Bell Elementary School
    278 Kenny Davis Blvd
    Monticello , KY , 42633
    (606)348-8150
    0.1  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  2-4
  • Monticello Turner Intermediate School
    250 Cardinal Way
    Monticello , KY , 42633
    (606)348-6122
    0.2  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Monticello Wayne County Middle School
    95 Champion Dr
    Monticello , KY , 42633
    (606)348-6691
    0.2  mi  |  399  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Monticello Wayne County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    150 Cardinal Way
    Monticello , KY , 42633
    (606)348-8424
    Vocational School
    0.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Monticello Lake Cumberland Youth Development Center
    Alternative School
    9000 Hwy 1546
    Monticello , KY , 42633
    (606)348-1482
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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