Bullitt East High School

Bullitt East High School serves 1,348 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Bullitt East High School operates within the Bullitt County School District.
The school district's 81% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1348 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,348 students
Bullitt East High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Bullitt East High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Bullitt East High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Bullitt East High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Bullitt East High School Asian (2002-2005)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Bullitt East High School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Bullitt East High School Black (1993-2012)
White
96%
81%
Bullitt East High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bullitt East High School Sch Ethnicity Bullitt East High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.08 0.57
Bullitt East High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
17%
46%
Bullitt East High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
7%
Bullitt East High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,033 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Bullitt County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
6
Number of Students Managed 13,033 2,473
Bullitt County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 81% 79%
Bullitt County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $111 MM n/a
Bullitt County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $134 MM n/a
Bullitt County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,711 $0
Bullitt County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,527 $0
Bullitt County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Spring Meadows (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mt. Washington Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Old Mill Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mount Washington Old Mill Elementary School
    11540 Hwy 44 East
    Mount Washington , KY , 40047
    (502)538-7994
    0.5  mi  |  462  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mount Washington Mt. Washington Middle School
    269 Water St
    Mount Washington , KY , 40047
    (502)538-4227
    0.8  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mt Washington Crossroads Elementary School
    156 Erin Circle
    Mt Washington , KY , 40047
    (502)869-8000
    1.2  mi  |  564  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mt Washington Spring Meadows
    Alternative School
    310 Hope St
    Mt Washington , KY , 40047
    (502)538-1200
    Alternative School
    1.4  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Mount Washington Mt. Washington Elementary School
    9234 Hwy 44 East
    Mount Washington , KY , 40047
    (502)538-4273
    1.8  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Bullitt County, KY public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.08, which is lower than the Kentucky average of 0.57. The most diverse school district in Bullitt County is Bullitt County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.