Owensboro High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
9.0
Algebra Proficiency
1.6
English Proficiency
2.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,047 Students
  • 76 Teachers

Owensboro High School
1800 FREDERICA ST
OWENSBORO, KY 42301

Phone: (270) 686-1110

District: Owensboro Independent

Overview

At Owensboro High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Owensboro High School is 17 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 28 percent. Owensboro High School is the only high school in the Owensboro Independent.

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 1,047
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 28%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 62%
Full-Time Teachers 76

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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 41%
Proficient in Algebra 13%
College Readiness Index 9.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Small City
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 1
Total Students 1,047
Proficient in English (district average) 41%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 13%
College Readiness (district average) 9.0

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