Whitley County High School



Whitley County High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Whitley 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
9 331
10 316
11 240
12 245
UG 2

Whitley County High School is a public high school of the Whitley County School District located in Williamsburg, KY. It has 1,134 students in grades 9th through 12th. Whitley County High School is the 64th largest public high school in Kentucky and the 5,171st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 15.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,134
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 72.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,171st out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Kentucky: 64th out of 411
Student/Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 192nd out of 386
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 48th out of 386

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Whitley County High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 578
(51%)
886
(51%)
 Female 556
(49%)
863
(49%)

Whitley County High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,114
(98%)
1,712
(98%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
13
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(0%)
13
(1%)
 Black 4
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Whitley County High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 837
(74%)
1,324
(76%)
 Not Eligible 255
(22%)
360
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(4%)
65
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Whitley County High School is ranked 15th out of 395 ranked schools in Kentucky, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Whitley County High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.5%) 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.

Whitley County High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1199
2006 1235
2007 1260
2008 1241
2009 1271
2010 1223
2011 1171
2012 1135
2013 1113
2014 1143
2015 1134

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 16.2
2007 17.3
2008 16.3
2009 19.1
2010 15.5
2011 14.7
2012 15.1
2013 15.7
2014 16.2
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68974145120934
2006 0.65101214574899
2007 0.71904761904762
2008 0.70427074939565
2009 0.74980330448466
2010 0.72526573998365
2011 0.71818958155423
2012 0.72863436123348
2013 0.75202156334232
2014 0.76465441819773
2015 0.77513227513228

Compare Whitley County High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,556.9% 15.6:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 54.2%
 
This School 77.5%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Whitley County High School
Williamsburg, KY
Public 09 - 12 1,134 15.6:1  
Whitley County Middle School
Williamsburg, KY
Public 07 - 08 572 14.1:1 1 miles
Williamsburg City School
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Public PK - 12 835 15:1 3 miles
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Corbin Middle School
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Lynn Camp Schools
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Public PK - 12 1,166 14.9:1 13 miles
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Barbourville City School
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Public PK - 12 718 19.1:1 16 miles
Knox Central High School
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Public 09 - 12 890 16.3:1 16 miles
London Christian Academy
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Private KG - 12 65 10:1 24 miles
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