Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School



Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 56
8 45
9 46
10 54
11 51
12 51

Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School is a public high school of the Dawson Springs Independent School District located in Dawson Spgs, KY. It has 303 students in grades 7th through 12th. Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School is the 220th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 14,615th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.7 to 1.

Total Students: 303
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.68
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,615th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kentucky: 220th out of 411
Student/Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 162nd out of 386
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 224th out of 386

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Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 162
(53%)
162
(53%)
 Male 141
(47%)
141
(47%)

Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 296
(98%)
296
(98%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(54%)
165
(54%)
 Not Eligible 113
(37%)
113
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(8%)
25
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School is ranked 209th out of 395 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 54.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 313
2008 290
2009 289
2010 314
2011 317
2012 298
2013 279
2014 304
2015 303

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 15
2008 13.2
2009 18
2010 14.8
2011 14.8
2012 14
2013 13.5
2014 14.5
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.53354632587859
2008 0.43103448275862
2009 0.63667820069204
2010 0.5796178343949
2011 0.56466876971609
2012 0.6241610738255
2013 0.60931899641577
2014 0.58223684210526
2015 0.62706270627063

Compare Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,556.9% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.2%
 
This School 62.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dawson Springs Jr/Sr High School
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Public 07 - 12 303 14.7:1  
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Public 09 - 12 589 17.3:1 12 miles
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Private PK - 12 384 12:1 22 miles
Webster County High School
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Public 09 - 12 643 18.4:1 23 miles
Christian County Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 706 17.4:1 23 miles
Trigg County High School
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Public 09 - 12 630 16.8:1 23 miles
Webster County Middle School
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Public 07 - 08 368 20.4:1 23 miles
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Public 09 - 12 1,199 16.2:1 23 miles
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