Wayne County High School

Wayne County High School serves 950 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Wayne County High School operates within the Wayne County School District.
Wayne County School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 950 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 950 students
Wayne County High School Total Students (1996-2014)
Gender % Wayne County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Wayne County High School Total Teachers (1996-2014)
Students by Grade Wayne County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 17:1
Wayne County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Wayne County High School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
3%
11%
Wayne County High School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
94%
79%
Wayne County High School White Students (1996-2014)
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.
0.12 0.36
Wayne County High School Diversity Score (1996-2014)
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.
57%
48%
Wayne County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Wayne County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wayne County School District's student population of 3,435 students has grown by 31% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,471 is higher than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,667 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has declined by 18% over four years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
6
Number of Students Managed 3,435 2,336
Wayne County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 82%
Wayne County School District Graduation Rate (2000-2014)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $24 MM
Wayne County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $25 MM $24 MM
Wayne County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,471 $10,260
Wayne County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,667 $10,180
Wayne County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Wayne County Area Technology Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wayne County Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bell Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MonticelloBell Elementary School
    Grades: 1-2 | 486 students
    0.1 miles
    278 Kenny Davis Blvd
    MonticelloKY 42633
    (606)348-8150
    0.11-2486
  • MonticelloWayne County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
    0.2 miles
    95 Champion Dr
    MonticelloKY 42633
    (606)348-6691
    0.26-8724
  • MonticelloWayne County Area Technology CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.3 miles
    150 Cardinal Way
    MonticelloKY 42633
    (606)348-8424
    0.39-12n/a
  • MonticelloLake Cumberland Youth Development Center
    Grades: 8-12 | 39 students
    0.4 miles
    9000 Hwy 1546
    MonticelloKY 42633
    (606)348-1482
    0.48-1239
  • MonticelloMonticello Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 739 students
    0.7 miles
    160 Cave St
    MonticelloKY 42633
    (606)348-8484
    0.71-5739

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