Breathitt County High School



Breathitt County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Breathitt County 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
9 139
10 151
11 150
12 118

Breathitt County High School is a public high school of the Breathitt County School District located in Jackson, KY. It has 558 students in grades 9th through 12th. Breathitt County High School is the 162nd largest public high school in Kentucky and the 9,909th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.6 to 1.

Total Students: 558
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,909th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kentucky: 162nd out of 411
Student/Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 324th out of 386
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 182nd out of 386

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Breathitt County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 294
(53%)
489
(56%)
 Female 264
(47%)
388
(44%)

Breathitt County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 550
(99%)
853
(97%)
 Black 7
(1%)
18
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Breathitt County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 397
(71%)
630
(72%)
 Not Eligible 139
(25%)
211
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(4%)
36
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Breathitt County High School is ranked 119th out of 395 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Breathitt County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.1%) is significantly 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.

Breathitt County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 674
2006 685
2007 662
2008 693
2009 514
2010 485
2011 527
2012 496
2013 603
2014 566
2015 558

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 14.9
2007 14.9
2008 15.6
2009 17.7
2010 14.9
2011 19.2
2012 17.9
2013 17.5
2014 18
2015 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70919881305638
2006 0.73284671532847
2007 0.77794561933535
2008 0.75468975468975
2009 0.76848249027237
2010 0.78556701030928
2011 0.75521821631879
2012 0.96370967741935
2013 0.787728026534
2014 0.75795053003534
2015 0.75089605734767

Compare Breathitt County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,556.9% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.2%
 
This School 75.1%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Breathitt County High School
Jackson, KY
Public 09 - 12 558 18.6:1  
Jackson City School
Jackson, KY
Public PK - 12 364 16.5:1 1 miles
Sebastian Middle School
Jackson, KY
Public 07 - 08 291 16.4:1 2 miles
Mount Carmel School
Jackson, KY
Private KG - 12 100 10:1 6 miles
Riverside Christian Training School
Lost Creek, KY
Private KG - 12 70 6:1 7 miles
Wolfe County Middle School
Campton, KY
Public 07 - 08 201 18.3:1 16 miles
Buckhorn School
Buckhorn, KY
Public KG - 12 314 16.1:1 16 miles
Wolfe County High School
Campton, KY
Public 09 - 12 358 16.3:1 16 miles
Owsley County High School
Booneville, KY
Public 07 - 12 339 16.1:1 17 miles
Lee County High School
Beattyville, KY
Public 09 - 12 316 17.4:1 18 miles
Perry County Central High School
Hazard, KY
Public 09 - 12 936 18.2:1 21 miles
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