1922 Us Hwy 41a S
Dixon, KY 42409
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Webster County High School serves 653 students in grades 9-12.
Webster 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% 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: 653 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50% in KY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Webster County High School's student population of 653 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
653 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Webster County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Webster County High School is 0.37, 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
#1020 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
20-24%
30%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(20-21)
25-29%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
15%
8%
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Black
3%
11%
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White
78%
75%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.37
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Graduation Rate
(19-20)
85-89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).

What is the graduation rate of Webster County High School?

The graduation rate of Webster County High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 90%.

How many students attend Webster County High School?

653 students attend Webster County High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

78% of Webster County High School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.

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

Webster County High School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.

What grades does Webster County High School offer ?

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

What school district is Webster County High School part of?

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

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 653 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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