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Henderson County Board of Education
1805 Second Street
Henderson, KY 42420
(270)831-5000
Fax: (270)831-5009
 
Office Hours:
Monday-Friday
7:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
 
Mission Statement
The mission of the Henderson County Schools is to provide extraordinary educational opportunities for every student.

Vision Statement
The vision of Henderson County Schools is to excel as a national innovative leader in education.
 
Core Values
  • Excellence in all we do
  • Authentic service to all
  • Inspire human greatness
  • Genuine relationships are the foundations of everything we do
  • Cultivate a community where character matters
  • Own the outreach
  • Be the change agent
 
 
 
 

8 Elementary Schools Grades K - 5
2 Middle Schools Grades 6 - 8
1 High School Grades 9 - 12
1 Alternative Learning Center 
1 Preschool Center
 
School Start and End Times
Elementary Schools
Regular Start Time - 7:30 a.m.
One-Hour Delay – 8:30 a.m.
Two-Hour Delay – 9: 30 a.m.
End Time – 2:30 p.m.

Middle Schools
Regular Start Time - 7:55 a.m.
One-Hour Delay – 8:55 a.m.
Two-Hour Delay – 9:55 a.m.
End Time – 3:25 p.m.

High School
Regular Start Time - 8:00 a.m.
One-Hour Delay – 9:00 a.m.
Two-Hour Delay – 10:00 a.m.
End Time – 3:25 p.m.
 

School Enrollment:

A.B. Chandler Elementary

302

Bend Gate Elementary

447

Cairo Elementary

285

The Central Academy

171

East Heights Elementary

428

Jefferson Elementary

330

Niagara Elementary

278

South Heights Elementary

459

Spottsville Elementary

575

North Middle School

876

South Middle School

786

Henderson County High School

2,062

TBJ Early Learning Center 

427

Total 

7,426

 



 
 
Total Full Time Staff 1,139
(Certified Staff 558, Classified Staff 581)
Percentage of Teachers with Master’s Degree: 79%
Percentage of Teachers with a Rank I degree (30 hours beyond a Master’s Degree): 32%
Beginning Teacher’s Salary: $35,699

Financial Information
Total Operating Budget: $103,637,703
General Fund Operating Budget: $84,578,165
State & Federal Grants: $7,773,286
Capital Outlay: $656,940
Building Fund: $5,416,830
Child Nutrition Fund: $5,203,979
 
Transportation
Buses cover approximately 5,700 miles daily.

 
 
 
Last Update November 2018