2424 Zion Rd
Henderson, KY 42420
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Henderson County High School serves 2,047 students in grades 9-12.
Henderson 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Henderson County High School's student population of 2,047 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,047 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
119 teachers
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School Rankings

Henderson County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Henderson County High School is 0.32, which is less 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 Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#874 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
8%
10%
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White
82%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Graduation Rate
95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,047 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.32 (Top 50%)

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