Iroquois High School

  • Iroquois High School serves 1,276 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (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 9% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Iroquois 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 13:1 is lower than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Iroquois High School's student population of 1,276 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 98 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers98 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Iroquois 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 Iroquois High School is 0.63, 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#1241 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
7%
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Black
55%
10%
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White
22%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.630.40
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Graduation Rate
63%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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