Webster County High School

1922 Us Hwy 41a

Dixon, KY 42409-0400

Grades: 9-12

648 students

Webster County High School serves 648 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Webster County High School operates within the Webster County School District.
The school district's 99% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 648 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 648 students
Webster County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Webster County High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Webster County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 15:1
Webster County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Webster County High School Black Students (2003-2013)
Black
6%
11%
Webster County High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
89%
81%
Webster County High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Webster County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Webster County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.21 0.23
Webster County High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
43%
48%
Webster County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Webster County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,477 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 99% has increased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,831 is less than the state average of $10,129. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,877 is less than the state average of $9,906. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Webster County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 2,477 2,323
Webster County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 99% 79%
Webster County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $24 MM
Webster County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $20 MM $23 MM
Webster County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,831 $10,129
Webster County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,877 $9,906
Webster County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Webster County Area Technology Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Browning Springs Middle School (15.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixon Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DixonWebster County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    325 State Rt. 1340
    DixonKY 42409
    (270)639-5035
    Vocational School

    1.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | n/a students                      
  • DixonDixon Elementary School
    277 Sr 1340
    DixonKY 42409
    (270)639-9080
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 412 students                      
  • ClayClay Elementary School
    210 College St
    ClayKY 42404
    (270)664-2227
    6.5 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 332 students                      
  • ProvidenceProvidence Elementary School
    470 South Broadway
    ProvidenceKY 42450
    (270)667-7041
    7 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 423 students                      
  • NeboWest Hopkins School
    2695 Rabbit Ridge Rd
    NeboKY 42441
    (270)825-6130
    10.9 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 472 students                      

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