North Hardin High School

  • North Hardin High School serves 1,531 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (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 53% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • North Hardin High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • North Hardin High School's student population of 1,531 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Hardin High School is ranked within the top 50% 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 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Hardin High School is 0.63, 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
24%
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
27%
11%
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White
54%
78%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.630.25
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHardin County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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