Pulaski County High School

511 University Dr,

Somerset, KY, 42503

Tel: (606)679-1574
Grades: 9-12

1,075 students

Pulaski County High School serves 1,075 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the KY average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 19%.
Pulaski County High School operates within the Pulaski County School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the KY state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1075 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,075 students
Pulaski County High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Pulaski County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pulaski County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 16:1 16:1
Pulaski County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Pulaski County High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Pulaski County High School Black (2008-2012)
White
97%
81%
Pulaski County High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pulaski County High School Sch Ethnicity Pulaski County 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.
0.06 0.57
Pulaski County High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
42%
46%
Pulaski County 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.
10%
7%
Pulaski County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,176 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Pulaski County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
6
Number of Students Managed 8,176 2,353
Pulaski County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 79%
Pulaski County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $80 MM $24 MM
Pulaski County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $79 MM $23 MM
Pulaski County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,679 $10,129
Pulaski County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,660 $9,906
Pulaski 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 Somerset High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Meece Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pulaski Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Somerset Pulaski Elementary School
    107 West University Dr
    Somerset , KY , 42503
    (606)678-4713
    0.5  mi  |  612  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Somerset Somerset High School
    301college St
    Somerset , KY , 42501
    (606)678-4721
    0.7  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Somerset Hopkins Elementary School
    210 May St
    Somerset , KY , 42501
    (606)678-8707
    0.8  mi  |  651  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Somerset Meece Middle School
    210 Barnett St
    Somerset , KY , 42501
    (606)678-5821
    1  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Somerset Northern Middle School
    650 Oak Leaf Ln
    Somerset , KY , 42503
    (606)678-5230
    1.5  mi  |  870  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Somerset, 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 0.36, which is higher than the Kentucky average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Somerset is Hillcrest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Kentucky or national school diversity statistics.