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
9 451
10 387
11 393
12 324

Daviess County High School is a public high school of the Daviess County School District located in Owensboro, KY. It has 1,555 students in grades 9th through 12th. Daviess County High School is the 21st largest public high school in Kentucky and the 2,993rd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.4 to 1.

Total Students: 1,555
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 89.22

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Daviess County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 792
(51%)
1,516
(50%)
 Male 763
(49%)
1,541
(50%)

Daviess County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,469
(94%)
2,774
(91%)
 Black 27
(2%)
119
(4%)
 Two or More 22
(1%)
72
(2%)
 Hispanic 20
(1%)
63
(2%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Daviess County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 991
(64%)
1,726
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 400
(26%)
991
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 164
(11%)
340
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Daviess County High School is ranked 54th out of 0 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Daviess County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.3%) is 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.

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

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

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

Compare Daviess County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,505.6% 15.1:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 50.2%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Daviess County High School
Owensboro, KY
Public 09 - 12 1,555 17.4:1  
Maximilian Montessori Academy
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

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