Hancock County High School

  • Hancock County High School serves 500 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Hancock County High School operates within the Hancock County School District.
  • Hancock County School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 500 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 500 students
Hancock County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hancock County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Hancock County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hancock County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 17:1
Hancock County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Hancock County High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Hancock County High School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
1%
11%
Hancock County High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
97%
78%
Hancock County High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hancock County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Hancock County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY 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.
0.06 0.24
Hancock County High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
28%
51%
Hancock County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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%
Hancock County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Hancock County School District's student population of 1,709 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 100% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,580 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,127 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Hancock County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed 1,709 2,307
Hancock County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 80% 82%
Hancock County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2010)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $25 MM
Hancock County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $17 MM $24 MM
Hancock County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,580 $10,658
Hancock County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,127 $10,531
Hancock County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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  • LewisportHancock County Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 412 students
    0 miles
    100 State Route 271 South
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    (270)927-6712
    06-8412
  • LewisportNorth Hancock Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 545 students
    2.8 miles
    330 Frank Luttrel Road
    LewisportKY 42351
    (270)295-6330
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    Grades: 7-12 | 627 students
    3.2 miles
    900 12th St
    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-3131
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    Grades: PK-12 | 240 students
    3.3 miles
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    CanneltonIN 47520
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    4.4 miles
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    Tell CityIN 47586
    (812)547-9727
    4.4KG-6854

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