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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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 4255 New Hartford Road, Owensboro, KY 42303
School District Details

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%
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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Overall Rating: 5

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  • Reviewed by Community Member on December 14, 2008
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Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
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

Math Test
Reading Test
Science Test
Social Studies Test
Writing Test
Source: KY Department of Education 2009-2010

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