South Oldham High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#406
College Readiness Index
49.4
Math Proficiency
2.8
Reading Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,141 Students
  • 59 Teachers

South Oldham High School
5901 VETERAN'S MEMORIAL PKY
CRESTWOOD, KY 40014

Phone: (502) 241-6681

District: Oldham County

Overview

South Oldham High School is ranked 2nd within Kentucky. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South Oldham High School is 62 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. South Oldham High School is 1 of 3 high schools in the Oldham County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#406
State Rank
#2

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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 1,141
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 18%
Full-Time Teachers 59

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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 Reading 84%
Proficient in Math 67%
College Readiness Index 49.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 3,455
Proficient in Reading (district average) 83%
Proficient in Math (district average) 62%
College Readiness (district average) 47.3

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