Henderson County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 1,828 students in Henderson County School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public middle schools in Kentucky.
Public Middle Schools in Henderson County School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the Kentucky public middle school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 63% (versus the 59% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Henderson County School District are Henderson County South Middle School, Henderson County North Middle School and The Central Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Kentucky public middle school average of 24% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Henderson County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kentucky for:

Category
Attribute
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Henderson County School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KY)
# Schools
3 Schools
534 Schools
# Students
1,828 Students
187,541 Students
# Teachers
119 Teachers
11,951 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Henderson County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 169 school districts in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KY)
Overall District Rank
#43 out of 173 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Henderson County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Henderson County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Henderson County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Henderson County  School District and public school graduation rate of KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.41
0.41
# American Indian Students
n/a
237 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
8 Students
2,829 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
101 Students
14,033 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# Black Students
165 Students
19,360 Students
% Black Students
9%
10%
# White Students
1,390 Students
142,631 Students
% White Students
76%
76%
# Hawaiian Students
8 Students
243 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
156 Students
8,209 Students
% of Two or more races Students
9%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
1,802
# Students in K Grade:
-
3,274
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
3,676
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
3,655
# Students in 3rd Grade:
1
3,414
# Students in 4th Grade:
2
3,720
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
4,839
# Students in 6th Grade:
560
42,988
# Students in 7th Grade:
556
51,661
# Students in 8th Grade:
580
52,314
# Students in 9th Grade:
17
4,121
# Students in 10th Grade:
32
4,116
# Students in 11th Grade:
52
3,990
# Students in 12th Grade:
28
3,878
# Ungraded Students:
-
93

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,106 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,790. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,014 is less than the state median of $13,085. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (KY)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$85 MM
$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Henderson County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$92 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of Henderson County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,106
$12,790
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Henderson County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,014
$13,085
This chart display average spending per public school student in Henderson County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KY by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Henderson County School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Henderson County South Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
800 S Alves St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5050
Grades: 6-8
| 826 students
Rank: #22.
Henderson County North Middle School
Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1707 Second St
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5060
Grades: 6-8
| 859 students
Rank: #33.
The Central Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
851 Center Street
Henderson, KY 42420
(270) 831-5100
Grades: K-12
| 143 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Henderson County School District
  • 1805 Second St, Henderson, KY, 42420
  • (270) 831-5000
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,828 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 59% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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