Simon Kenton High School



Simon Kenton High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Simon Kenton High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 456
10 428
11 400
12 380
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Simon Kenton High School is a public high school of the Kenton County School District located in Independence, KY. It has 1,672 students in grades 9th through 12th. Simon Kenton High School is the 19th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 2,562nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.8 to 1.

Total Students: 1,672
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 84.5

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Simon Kenton High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 874
(52%)
2,196
(54%)
 Female 798
(48%)
1,888
(46%)

Simon Kenton High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,591
(95%)
3,723
(91%)
 Hispanic 25
(1%)
108
(3%)
 Black 24
(1%)
105
(3%)
 Two or More 24
(1%)
98
(2%)
 Asian 6
(0%)
41
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Simon Kenton High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,234
(74%)
2,969
(73%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 354
(21%)
928
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(5%)
187
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Simon Kenton High School is ranked 93rd out of 0 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Simon Kenton High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 50.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Simon Kenton High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1440
2006 1474
2007 1493
2008 1541
2009 1533
2010 1589
2011 1639
2012 1672

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 18.9
2007 19
2008 19.4
2009 23.1
2010 19.7
2011 19
2012 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22013888888889
2006 0.22388059701493
2007 0.25318151373074
2008 0.25957170668397
2009 0.30463144161774
2010 0.3020767778477
2011 0.26784624771202
2012 0.26196172248804

Compare Simon Kenton High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,505.6% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.2%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 50.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Simon Kenton High School
Independence, KY
Public 09 - 12 1,672 19.8:1  
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Private PK - 12 254 13:1 2 miles
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Public 09 - 12 1,688 17.7:1 8 miles
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Private 09 - 12 430 12:1 9 miles
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