1150 N Hwy 393
Buckner, KY 40010
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Oldham County High School serves 1,689 students in grades 9-12.
Oldham County High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 25% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,689 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Oldham County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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School Overview

Oldham County High School's student population of 1,689 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,689 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
85 teachers
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School Rankings

Oldham County High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Oldham County High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#358 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
83%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
96%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Oldham County High School's ranking?

Oldham County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for: Highest graduation rate (Top 10%).

What schools are Oldham County High School often compared to?

Oldham County High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like North Oldham High School, South Oldham High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% KY state average), while 60% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 56% KY state average).

What is the graduation rate of Oldham County High School?

The graduation rate of Oldham County High School is 96%, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 90%.

How many students attend Oldham County High School?

1,689 students attend Oldham County High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

83% of Oldham County High School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Oldham County High School?

Oldham County High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Oldham County High School offer ?

Oldham County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Oldham County High School part of?

Oldham County High School is part of Oldham County School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,689 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 17%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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