Letcher County Central High School

435 Cougar Dr, Whitesburg, KY 41858 | (606) 633-2339
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 952
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2.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 435 Cougar Drive, Whitesburg, KY 41858
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 952
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 490 (51.5%)
  • Females: 455 (47.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 114 (12.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 488 (51.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 602 (63.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Letcher County Central High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Black50.5%
Asian--
Hispanic10.1%
White93798.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Letcher County Central High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade26928.3%
10th Grade26327.6%
11th Grade22924.1%
12th Grade19020.0%
Ungraded10.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 30%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:70%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 14 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,916
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Letcher County Central High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$34,12416%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,54484%
Source: KY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 2.5

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3 reviews for Letcher County Central High School

  • Reviewed by Student on April 13, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Seriously Shouldn't have consolidated the 3 high schools. Bullying is terrible, and there is not even enough books.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 29, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i was hoping to find some information on both my mother and father mary whalen and howard campbell they both attended your school both parents are deceased please any information would be appreciate
  • Reviewed by Student on February 02, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i hate this school. they shouldn't have combined the high schools.

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