Lewis County High School

  • Lewis County High School serves 713 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23%.

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School Overview

  • Lewis County High School's student population of 713 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students713 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lewis County High School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lewis County High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#816 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lewis County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lewis County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:116:1
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
97%
77%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lewis County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.060.39
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lewis County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLewis County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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