Barren County High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
20.8
Algebra Proficiency
1.8
English Proficiency
2.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,339 Students
  • 73 Teachers

Barren County High School
507 TROJAN TRAIL
GLASGOW, KY 42141

Phone: (270) 651-6315

District: Barren Co

Overview

At Barren County High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Barren County High School is 34 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 4 percent. Barren County High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Barren Co.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,339
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 4%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 44%
Full-Time Teachers 73

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 47%
Proficient in Algebra 19%
College Readiness Index 20.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 2
Total Students 1,467
Proficient in English (district average) 47%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 19%
College Readiness (district average) 20.8

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