Larue County High School

925 S Lincoln Blvd
Hodgenville, KY 42748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Larue County High School serves 732 students in grades 9-12.
Larue County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 732 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Larue County High School's student population of 732 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
732 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Larue County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Larue County High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#441 out of 1230 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
87%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Larue County High School's ranking?
Larue County High School is ranked #441 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Larue County High School?
The graduation rate of Larue County High School is 95%, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 90%.
How many students attend Larue County High School?
732 students attend Larue County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of Larue County High School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Larue County High School?
Larue County High School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Larue County High School offer ?
Larue County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Larue County High School part of?
Larue County High School is part of Larue County School District.

School Reviews

5   2/2/2015
this school is a good school
- Posted by Student/Alumni - haley

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 732 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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