1 Bearcat Dr
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Anderson County High School serves 902 students in grades 9-12.
Anderson County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 902 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Anderson County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Anderson County High School's student population of 902 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
902 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Anderson County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Anderson County High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#903 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
91%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
98%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Anderson County High School's ranking?

Anderson County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Highest graduation rate (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% KY state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% KY state average).

What is the graduation rate of Anderson County High School?

The graduation rate of Anderson County High School is 98%, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 90%.

How many students attend Anderson County High School?

902 students attend Anderson County High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

91% of Anderson County High School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Anderson County High School?

Anderson County High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is equal to the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Anderson County High School offer ?

Anderson County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Anderson County High School part of?

Anderson County High School is part of Anderson County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 902 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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