Martha Layne Collins High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
32.6
Algebra Proficiency
2.0
English Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 1,161 Students
  • 67 Teachers

Martha Layne Collins High School
801 DISCOVERY BLVD
SHELBYVILLE, KY 40065

Phone: (502) 647-1160

District: Shelby County

Overview

At Martha Layne Collins High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Martha Layne Collins High School is 63 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 27 percent. Martha Layne Collins High School is 1 of 2 high schools in the Shelby 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 1,161
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 27%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 34%
Full-Time Teachers 67

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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 54%
Proficient in Algebra 30%
College Readiness Index 32.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
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 2,363
Proficient in English (district average) 52%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 25%
College Readiness (district average) 31.0

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