Larue County High School

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925 S Lincoln Blvd
Hodgenville, KY 42748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Larue County High School serves 736 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 50-54% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Larue 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Larue County High School's student population of 736 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 Students736 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

Larue County 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 Larue County High School is 0.27, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#705 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
4%
10%
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White
85%
77%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.270.40
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLarue County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Larue County High School is The Life Connection (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Larue County Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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