Bell County High School

  • Bell County High School serves 811 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bell 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Bell County High School's student population of 811 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students811 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Bell County High School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bell County High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Bell County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bell County High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank
42%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bell County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bell County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bell County High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
100%
78%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bell County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bell County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Scoren/a0.25
This chart display the diversity score of Bell County High School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Bell County High School and public school graduation rate of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bell County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bell County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBell County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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