South Oldham High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#431
College Readiness Index
49.7
Algebra Proficiency
2.7
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,155 Students
  • 58 Teachers

South Oldham High School
5901 VETERANS MEMORIAL PARKWAY
CRESTWOOD, KY 40014

Phone: (502) 241-6681

District: Oldham County

Overview

South Oldham High School is ranked 4th 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 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 9 percent. South Oldham High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Oldham County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#431
State Rank
#4

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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 1,155
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 9%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 15%
Full-Time Teachers 58

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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 77%
Proficient in Algebra 60%
College Readiness Index 49.7

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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 4
Total Students 3,661
Proficient in English (district average) 81%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 57%
College Readiness (district average) 51.7

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

Nearby Schools

South Oldham High School is 1 of 4 schools in the Oldham County.

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