Bullitt Central High School

1330 Hwy 44 E
Shepherdsville, KY 40165
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 1,311 students in grades 9-12, Bullitt Central High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 30%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,311 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : 89% (Btm 50% in KY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 28% (Top 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bullitt Central High School's student population of 1,311 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
74 teachers
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School Rankings

Bullitt Central High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,230 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bullitt Central High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KY)
#876 out of 1230 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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28%
30%
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25%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
1%
11%
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White
92%
74%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.15
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89%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bullitt Central High School's ranking?
Bullitt Central High School is ranked #876 out of 1,230 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Bullitt Central High School often compared to?
Bullitt Central High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like North Bullitt High School, Bullitt East High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
28% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 30% KY state average), while 25% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% KY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Bullitt Central High School?
The graduation rate of Bullitt Central High School is 89%, which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 90%.
How many students attend Bullitt Central High School?
1,311 students attend Bullitt Central High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
92% of Bullitt Central High School students are White, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bullitt Central High School?
Bullitt Central High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Bullitt Central High School offer ?
Bullitt Central High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bullitt Central High School part of?
Bullitt Central High School is part of Bullitt County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,311 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • : 89% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 28% (Top 50%)
  • : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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