Wayne County High School

2 Kenny Davis Blvd
Monticello, KY 42633
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wayne County High School serves 959 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wayne County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black).

School Overview

Wayne County High School's student population of 959 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students959 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Wayne County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,246 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wayne County High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#925 out of 1246 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
2%
10%
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White
92%
77%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.40
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Graduation Rate
95%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wayne County High School is Lake Cumberland Youth Development Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wayne County Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bell Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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