Elizabethtown High School

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Elizabethtown High School is located in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, United States. It is commonly referred to as E'Town High School or EHS.

Elizabethtown High School ranked #7 in the state on the 2009 spring exam.

The school has a population of 775 students and employs about 50 teachers.[1] Burnham is currently the principal at EHS.

The school colors are Northwestern purple and old gold.

Education system[edit]

The school runs on "period" scheduling. There are six 55-minute periods of class per day. Lunch is taken during fourth period and there are three rotations of lunch.

Students must acquire 26 credits before graduation. EHS is on the traditional semester class rotation where it stresses the mastery of basic skills. EHS offers the opportunity to seniors to take dual credit classes at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College.


The Elizabethtown Panthers and Lady Panthers represent the school and have won 14 state championships.

The school's prime rivals are Central Hardin High School and North Hardin High School, both located in Hardin County.


  1. ^ "Elizabethtown Independent". Kentucky Department of Education. Retrieved 4 May 2016.

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Coordinates: 37°42′17″N 85°51′09″W / 37.7047°N 85.8525°W / 37.7047; -85.8525