Webster County High School

Webster County High School serves 620 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 21%.
Webster County High School operates within the Webster County School District.
The school district's 84% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

The student population of 620 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 620 students
Webster County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Webster County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Webster County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Webster County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Webster County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Webster County High School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
4%
11%
Webster County High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
89%
79%
Webster County High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Webster County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.24
Webster County High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
41%
48%
Webster County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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%
Webster County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,292 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,241 is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,685 is higher than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Webster County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,292 2,336
Webster County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 82%
Webster County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $24 MM
Webster County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $27 MM $24 MM
Webster County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,241 $10,260
Webster County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,685 $10,180
Webster County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 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 Middle School
    1 miles1928 Us Hwy 41a South
    DixonKY 42409
    (270)871-5348
    1n/a
  • DixonDixon Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 402 students277 Stateroute 1340
    DixonKY 42409
    (270)639-9080
    1.2KG-8402
  • DixonWebster County Area Technology Center
    Vocational School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 9-12325 State Rt. 1340
    DixonKY 42409
    (270)639-5035
    1.29-12n/a
  • ClayClay Elementary School
    6.5 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 344 students210 College St
    ClayKY 42404
    (270)664-2227
    6.5PK-8344
  • ProvidenceProvidence Elementary School
    7 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 429 students470 South Broadway
    ProvidenceKY 42450
    (270)667-7041
    7PK-8429

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