PROFICIENCY 61% 28% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
49%Fayette County
25%Lexington-Fayette
47%Kentucky

Henry Clay High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Fayette County" in Lexington-Fayette, KY. There are a total of 2,373 students and 128 teachers at Henry Clay High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 735 free lunch students and 117 reduced lunch students.

Henry Clay High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 60.5%, which is 28% higher than the Kentucky average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students2373
Teachers127.7
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch735
Reduced lunch117

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment927
Taking some courses652
Taking some courses (not tests)274
Passing some courses492
Passing no courses148

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Henry Clay High School, there are a total of 927 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 652 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All53%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School53%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All68%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School68%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Henry Clay High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictKentuckyNational
Caucasian 63.0% 55.1% 79.3% 51.1%
African American 22.2% 22.7% 10.7% 15.9%
Asian 4.7% 4.1% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.4% 13.5% 5.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.3% 0.2% 0.2% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.4% 4.2% 2.9% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Madeline M Breckinridge Elementary School45%0.7Lexington-Fayette, KY
Morton Middle School61%1.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
Cassidy Elementary School71%1.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
Eastside Technical Center35%1.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
Martin L King Academy For Excellence Alt6%1.3Lexington-Fayette, KY
Able50%1.7Lexington-Fayette, KY
Ashland Elementary School65%1.7Lexington-Fayette, KY
Julius Marks Elementary School54%1.7Lexington-Fayette, KY
Glendover Elementary School72%1.9Lexington-Fayette, KY
Maxwell Spanish Immersion Elementary School70%2.0Lexington-Fayette, KY
Liberty Elementary63%2.0Lexington-Fayette, KY
William Wells Brown Elementary27%2.2Lexington-Fayette, KY

Lexington-Fayette demographics profile

StatisticLexington-FayetteKentuckyNational
Population311,5294,411,989318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,09810891
Median age34.138.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%58%55%
Speak English88%95%79%
Speak Spanish6%3%13%

Education level achieved in Lexington-Fayette

IndexLexington-FayetteKentuckyNational
Completed 8th grade87.0%81.0%84.3%
Completed high school85.7%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college69.3%51.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.3%30.5%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.4%22.7%30.3%
Completed masters17.9%9.3%11.5%
Completed professional degree6.5%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.9%0.9%1.3%
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Source: The Henry Clay High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.