Danville High School

  • Danville High School serves 536 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Danville 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Danville High School's student population of 536 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students536 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Danville High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Danville High School is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank#999 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
7%
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Black
19%
10%
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White
60%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.40
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Graduation Rate≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDanville Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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