Daviess County High School



Daviess County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Daviess 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
9 468
10 415
11 441
12 381

Daviess County High School is a public high school of the Daviess County School District located in Owensboro, KY. It has 1,705 students in grades 9th through 12th. Daviess County High School is the 19th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 2,549th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 18.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,705
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 92.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,549th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kentucky: 19th out of 411
Student/Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 315th out of 386
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 17th out of 386

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Daviess County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 855
(50%)
1,695
(51%)
 Female 850
(50%)
1,641
(49%)

Daviess County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,576
(92%)
2,968
(89%)
 Hispanic 38
(2%)
94
(3%)
 Asian 32
(2%)
65
(2%)
 Two or More 32
(2%)
85
(3%)
 Black 27
(2%)
118
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Daviess County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,073
(63%)
1,884
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 543
(32%)
1,242
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 89
(5%)
210
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Daviess County High School is ranked 55th out of 395 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Daviess County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.1%) is lower than the state average of 54.2%. 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.

Daviess County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1728
2006 1742
2007 1745
2008 1668
2009 1633
2010 1599
2011 1578
2012 1555
2013 1639
2014 1658
2015 1705

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 17.6
2007 18
2008 17.7
2009 20.6
2010 17.3
2011 17.3
2012 17.4
2013 18.1
2014 18.1
2015 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2505787037037
2006 0.25200918484501
2007 0.28137535816619
2008 0.29016786570743
2009 0.33251684017146
2010 0.33833646028768
2011 0.32636248415716
2012 0.36270096463023
2013 0.21232458816351
2014 0.34921592279855
2015 0.37067448680352

Compare Daviess County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,556.9% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Daviess County High School
Owensboro, KY
Public 09 - 12 1,705 18.4:1  
Gateway Academy
Owensboro, KY
Public 09 - 12 72 16.9:1 2 miles
Owensboro Catholic Middle School
Owensboro, KY
Private 07 - 08 191 11:1 3 miles
Owensboro High School
Owensboro, KY
Public 09 - 12 1,224 16.7:1 3 miles
Owensboro Catholic High School
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Private 09 - 12 446 14:1 4 miles
Heritage Park High School
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Public 10 - 12 161 13.4:1 4 miles
Apollo High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,403 17.9:1 4 miles
South Spencer High School
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Public 09 - 12 426 14.1:1 13 miles
Mclean County High School
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Public 09 - 12 502 15.5:1 15 miles
Hancock County High School
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Public 09 - 12 505 16.8:1 21 miles
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Public PK - 12 251 22.5:1 23 miles
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