Wayne County High School

  • Wayne County High School serves 944 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Wayne County High School operates within the Wayne County School District.
  • Wayne County School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 944 students has grown by 36% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 944 students
Wayne County High School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Wayne County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Wayne County High School Total Teachers (1997-2015)
Students by Grade Wayne County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 20:1 17:1
Wayne County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1997-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Wayne County High School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Wayne County High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
3%
11%
Wayne County High School Black Students (1996-2015)
White
92%
78%
Wayne County High School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wayne County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Wayne County 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.
0.15 0.24
Wayne County High School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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.
57%
51%
Wayne County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
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.
8%
6%
Wayne County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wayne County School District's student population of 3,438 students has grown by 30% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,355 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,902 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 3,438 2,307
Wayne County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 82%
Wayne County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $25 MM
Wayne County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $24 MM
Wayne County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,355 $10,658
Wayne County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,902 $10,531
Wayne 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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