Elizabethtown High School

  • Elizabethtown High School serves 745 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

Top Placements

Elizabethtown High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Elizabethtown High School's student population of 745 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students745 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elizabethtown High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elizabethtown High School is 0.46, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#155 out of 1,251 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
12%
11%
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White
72%
77%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.25
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElizabethtown Independent School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elizabethtown Panther Academy
    Grades: PK-K | 218 students
    0.1 miles
    634 N. Mulberry St.
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (270)765-3007
    0.1 PK-K 218
  • Elizabethtown Talton K Stone Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 546 students
    0.5 miles
    323 Morningside Dr
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (270)769-6343
    0.5 6-8 546
  • Elizabethtown Morningside Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 465 students
    0.6 miles
    313 Morningside Dr
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (270)769-3359
    0.6 1-5 465
  • Elizabethtown Glen Dale Center Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 12 students
    0.7 miles
    1030 Commerce Dr
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (270)506-1215
    0.7 7-12 12
  • Elizabethtown Valley View Education Center Alternative School
    Grades: K-12 | 31 students
    1.1 miles
    701 Hawkins Dr
    Elizabethtown, KY 42701
    (270)769-2359
    1.1 K-12 31

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