Martha Layne Collins High School

Tel: (502)647-1160
  • Martha Layne Collins High School serves 1,014 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 22%.
  • Martha Layne Collins High School operates within the Shelby County School District.
  • Shelby County School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1014 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,014 students
Martha Layne Collins High School Total Students (2011-2015)
Gender % Martha Layne Collins High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Martha Layne Collins High School Total Teachers (2011-2015)
Students by Grade Martha Layne Collins High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more 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 14:1 17:1
Martha Layne Collins High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Martha Layne Collins High School Asian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
15%
6%
Martha Layne Collins High School Black Students (2011-2015)
Black
12%
11%
Martha Layne Collins High School Black Students (2011-2015)
White
71%
78%
Martha Layne Collins High School White Students (2011-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Martha Layne Collins High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Martha Layne Collins 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.
0.46 0.24
Martha Layne Collins High School Diversity Score (2010-2015)
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.
31%
51%
Martha Layne Collins High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2015)
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%
Martha Layne Collins High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2015)

District Comparison

  • Shelby County School District's student population of 7,076 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,535 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 $11,764 is higher than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
6
Number of Students Managed 7,076 2,307
Shelby County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 82%
Shelby County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $75 MM $25 MM
Shelby County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $84 MM $24 MM
Shelby County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,535 $10,658
Shelby County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,764 $10,531
Shelby 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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