Louisville Male High School

  • Louisville Male High School serves 1,805 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 81% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Louisville Male High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 22%.

Top Placements

Louisville Male High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Louisville Male High School's student population of 1,805 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,805 students
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Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Louisville Male High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Louisville Male High School is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank
2%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
34%
11%
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White
61%
78%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Louisville Male High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.520.25
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Graduation Rate
98%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisville Male High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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  3.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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The facilities were horrible, you had to sanitize the toilets before you could even sit on them! They should also add a little color to the school.
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Prepared me well for college.
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