Daviess County High School

4255 New Hartford Rd, Owensboro, KY 42303 | (270) 852-7300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,648
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  • Mailing Address: 4255 New Hartford Road, Owensboro, KY 42303
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Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,648
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 79.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 840 (51.0%)
  • Females: 793 (48.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 163 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 380 (23.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 543 (32.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Daviess County High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.06%
Black181.1%
Asian211.3%
Hispanic251.5%
White1,56895.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Daviess County High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade46528.2%
10th Grade43026.1%
11th Grade37222.6%
12th Grade38123.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 19%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:79%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,772
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Daviess County High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,32119%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,41481%
Source: KY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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  • Reviewed by Community Member on December 15, 2008
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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Daviess County High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on KCCT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

KCCT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

High School - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201036.2%36.1%40.3%
200943.8%42.4%41.2%
200842.9%39.9%38.5%
 
Reading Test
201064.4%67.7%61.3%
200968.5%66.0%61.8%
200868.9%67.8%60.0%
 
Science Test
201037.2%40.4%41.1%
200947.5%46.3%41.2%
200846.6%45.0%41.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201028.9%33.1%39.9%
200952.7%51.7%40.7%
200852.0%43.6%38.4%
 
Writing Test
201028.0%28.6%35.9%
200931.1%27.2%35.0%
200829.3%27.2%29.7%
 
Source: KY Department of Education 2009-2010

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