Lawrence County High School

  • Lawrence County High School serves 641 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • Lawrence County High School operates within the Lawrence County School District.
  • Lawrence County School District's 58% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 641 students
Lawrence County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lawrence County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Lawrence County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Lawrence County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 17:1
Lawrence County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
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11%
Lawrence County High School Black Students (1991-2013)
White
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78%
Lawrence County High School White Students (1989-2013)
Hawaiian
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Lawrence County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.02 0.24
Lawrence County High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Lawrence County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Lawrence County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Lawrence County School District's student population of 2,627 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 72% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,760 in this district is less than the state average of $10,682. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,729 is higher than the state average of $11,139. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Lawrence County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 2,627 2,307
Lawrence County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 58% 82%
Lawrence County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $25 MM
Lawrence County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $30 MM $26 MM
Lawrence County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,760 $10,682
Lawrence County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,729 $11,139
Lawrence County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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