Muhlenberg County High School

501 Hwy 189 Bypass
Greenville, KY 42345
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,208 students in grades 9-12, Muhlenberg County High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,208 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 91% (Top 50% in KY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Muhlenberg County High School's student population of 1,208 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,208 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Muhlenberg County High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Muhlenberg County High School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (KY)
#815 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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24%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Muhlenberg 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 2020-21 school year data.
32%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Muhlenberg 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
2%
11%
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White
91%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.17
This chart display the diversity score of Muhlenberg County High School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
91%
90%
This chart display graduation rate of Muhlenberg County High School and public school graduation rate of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Muhlenberg County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Muhlenberg County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Muhlenberg County High School's ranking?
Muhlenberg County High School is ranked #815 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Muhlenberg County High School?
The graduation rate of Muhlenberg County High School is 91%, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 90%.
How many students attend Muhlenberg County High School?
1,208 students attend Muhlenberg County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
91% of Muhlenberg County High School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Muhlenberg County High School?
Muhlenberg County High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Muhlenberg County High School offer ?
Muhlenberg County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Muhlenberg County High School part of?
Muhlenberg County High School is part of Muhlenberg County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,208 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • : 91% (Top 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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