Webster County High School

  • Webster County High School serves 642 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Webster County High School operates within the Webster County School District.
  • Webster County School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 82%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 642 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 642 students
Webster County High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Webster County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Webster County High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Webster County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Webster County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
7%
6%
Webster County High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
4%
11%
Webster County High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
87%
78%
Webster County High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Webster County High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Webster County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Webster 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.
0.24 0.38
Webster County High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
43%
51%
Webster 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.
5%
6%
Webster County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Webster County School District's student population of 2,301 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,616 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,423 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Webster County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
6
Number of Students Managed 2,301 2,307
Webster County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 82%
Webster County School District Graduation Rate (1999-2010)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $25 MM
Webster County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $24 MM $24 MM
Webster County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,616 $10,658
Webster County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,423 $10,531
Webster 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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