Butler County High School

  • Butler County High School serves 622 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Butler County High School operates within the Butler County School District.
  • Butler County School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 622 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students622 students
Butler County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Butler County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Butler County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeButler County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
Butler County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Butler County High School Asian Students (2009-2010)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Butler County High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
n/a
11%
Butler County High School Black Students (1995-2014)
White
95%
78%
Butler County High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Butler County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsButler County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownKY 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.
0.100.38
Butler County High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
45%
51%
Butler County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Butler County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Butler County School District's student population of 2,268 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,996 in this district is less than the state average of $10,260. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,572 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District NameButler County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed2,2682,307
Butler County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%82%
Butler County School District Graduation Rate (2000-2015)
District Total Revenue$22 MM$24 MM
Butler County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$21 MM$24 MM
Butler County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,996$10,260
Butler County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,572$10,180
Butler County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Butler is a High School in Louisville, Kentucky, it is involved with the Traditional program.
  • History: Suda E. Butler High School, opened in 1954. It was chosen in 1988 as the second high school in Jefferson County to offer the Traditional Program. In this program the standards of patriotism, morality, and personal integrity are stressed in a structured learning environment. The school has a dress code, discipline code, heterogeneous grouping, technology major, and college preparatory curriculum.
  • Sports, clubs, and activities: Butler offers many Sports and Clubs, such as: Varsity/Junior Varsity/Freshman Football, Boys Basketball, Girls Basketball, Boys Baseball, Girls Softball, Girls Volleyball, Spanish Club, Quick Recall, Boys Cross Country, Girls Cross Country, Adopt-a-Bear Program, Step Team, Cheerleading, Dance Team, Winterguard, Colorguard, Band, Theatre, Art Club, Gospel Choir, Bowling, Pep Club, Golf.

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  • MorgantownButler Co. Area Technology CenterVocational School

    0.8 miles
    179 Academic Way, Suite 400, S
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)999-2791
    0.8n/an/a
  • MorgantownButler County Learning CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 6-11 | 21 students
    0.8 miles
    178 Academic Way, Suite 200, S
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)526-2264
    0.86-1121
  • MorgantownButler County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 467 students
    1.4 miles
    505 Ward Ave
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)526-5647
    1.46-8467
  • Morgantown Morgantown Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 733 students
    1.4 miles
    210 Cemetery Street
    MorgantownKY 42261
    (270)526-3361
    1.4PK-5733
  • CromwellGreen River Youth Development CenterAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 26 students
    5.8 miles
    354 Boy's Camp Rd
    CromwellKY 42333
    (270)526-5276
    5.89-1226

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