Simon Kenton High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
17.4
Algebra Proficiency
2.1
English Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,639 Students
  • 86 Teachers

Simon Kenton High School
11132 MADISON PK
INDEPENDENCE, KY 41051

Phone: (859) 960-0100

District: Kenton County

Overview

At Simon Kenton High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Simon Kenton High School is 29 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 5 percent. Simon Kenton High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Kenton County.

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 1,639
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 5%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 27%
Full-Time Teachers 86

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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 55%
Proficient in Algebra 35%
College Readiness Index 17.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 3
Total Students 4,066
Proficient in English (district average) 49%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 35%
College Readiness (district average) 24.7

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Simon Kenton High School is 1 of 3 schools in the Kenton County.

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