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Avg. test scores 18%
High school dipl. 8%
Bachelors degree 44%

Henderson school information

IndexHendersonKentuckyNational
Average Test Scores58%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:116:116:1
Total public schools111,15779,221
Total private schools129824,874
Total post-secondary schools21307,963
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Key findings

  • The school test scores in Henderson are 18% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 11 public schools in Henderson
  • 78.7% of people in Henderson have completed 8th grade
  • 76.4% of people in Henderson have completed high school
  • 17.0% of people in Henderson have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Henderson

      IndexHendersonKentuckyNational
      Completed 8th grade78.7%81.0%84.3%
      Completed high school76.4%77.8%83.0%
      Completed some college49.2%51.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree25.2%30.5%38.5%
      Completed bachelors17.0%22.7%30.3%
      Completed masters6.9%9.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.3%2.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%0.9%1.3%

      Henderson, KY School Districts

      • Henderson County School District

      There are a total of 11 public schools, 1 private schools and 2 post-secondary schools in Henderson. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Henderson, KY schools is 58%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In Henderson, KY, an average of 78.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.4% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Newburgh, IN3,30082%66%
      Chandler, IN3,38170%41%
      Spottsville, KY39869%39%
      Corydon, KY78660%21%
      Evansville, IN120,15658%19%
      Henderson, KY28,87058%18%

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      Rahway, NJ28,88431%36%
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      Schererville, IN28,89973%49%
      Atwater, CA28,90631%37%
      Lake in the Hills, IL28,90846%6%
      Henderson, KY28,87058%18%
      Source: The Henderson, KY education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.