Harlan County High

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Harlan County High School
4000 N. US HWY 119
Baxter, KY 40806
Telephone: (606) 574 2020
FAX: (606) 574 0493
Cathy York, FRYSC Coordinator: cathy.york@harlan.kyschools.us
Patty Bates, Assistant Aide
(606) 573-3006
(606) 574-2020, Ext. 3514

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Guidance Office
Edna Burkhart, Principal
Ext. 3502

Stephanie Reynolds, Counselor
Ext. 3508


Mark Bailey, Floor Principal
Ext. 3503

Lisa Asbury, Counselor
Ext. 3509


Kathy Napier, Floor Principal
Ext. 3505

Public Notice

No person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, residence, religion, sex, disabling condition, age, or marital status, be excluded from participating in, be denied the benefits of, or be subject to discrimination in any educational program, activity of, or employment practice by the Harlan County School System in compliance with Title VI, Title IX, and Section 504.


Harlan County High School is committed to educate every student to a high level, accept no excuses for failure, and understand the value of hard work by students and staff. Our culture of success will support systems in the school that encourage and even reward hard work.

We are HC!

  • Harlan County High School Academic Team
  • Harlan County High School Band
  • Harlan County High School Art
  • Harlan County High School Choir