Marshall County High School

  • Marshall County High School serves 1,369 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Marshall County High School operates within the Marshall County School District.
  • Marshall County School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1369 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,369 students
Marshall County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Marshall County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Marshall County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Marshall County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 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 19:1 17:1
Marshall County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Marshall County High School Black Students (2002-2015)
White
98%
78%
Marshall County High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Marshall County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Marshall County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.24
Marshall 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.
35%
51%
Marshall County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Marshall County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Marshall County School District's student population of 4,924 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,623 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,173 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Marshall County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
6
Number of Students Managed 4,924 2,307
Marshall County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 82%
Marshall County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $25 MM
Marshall County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $44 MM $24 MM
Marshall County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,623 $10,658
Marshall County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,173 $10,531
Marshall County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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    4 miles
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    4.1 miles
    208 West 11th Street
    BentonKY 42025
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5  10/30/2008
Loads of classes, nice kids and teachers. Probably best school I've attended.
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