Pulaski County High School

Pulaski County High School serves 1,106 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the KY average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 2% 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 1106 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,106 students
Pulaski County High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Pulaski County High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Pulaski County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Pulaski County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
2%
11%
Pulaski County High School Black Students (2008-2013)
White
98%
81%
Pulaski County High School White Students (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Pulaski County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.04 0.23
Pulaski County High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
48%
48%
Pulaski County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Pulaski County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,293 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,679 is less than the state average of $10,129. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,660 is less than the state average of $9,906. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Pulaski County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
6
Number of Students Managed 8,293 2,323
Pulaski County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 80% 79%
Pulaski County School District Graduation Rate (1998-2009)
District Total Revenue $80 MM $24 MM
Pulaski County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $79 MM $23 MM
Pulaski County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,679 $10,129
Pulaski County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,660 $9,906
Pulaski County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • SomersetPulaski Elementary School
    107 West University Dr
    SomersetKY 42503
    (606)678-4713
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 625 students                      
  • SomersetSomerset High School
    301college St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606)678-4721
    0.7 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 494 students                      
  • SomersetHopkins Elementary School
    210 May St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606)678-8707
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 669 students                      
  • SomersetMeece Middle School
    210 Barnett St
    SomersetKY 42501
    (606)678-5821
    1 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 443 students                      
  • SomersetNorthern Middle School
    650 Oak Leaf Ln
    SomersetKY 42503
    (606)678-5230
    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 875 students                      

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