Dixie Heights High School

3010 Dixie Hwy
Ft Mitchell, KY 41017
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 50%
Serving 1,530 students in grades 9-12, Dixie Heights High School ranks in the top 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 43% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kentucky state average of 26% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : 95% (Top 20% in KY)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Dixie Heights High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Dixie Heights High School's student population of 1,530 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,530 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Dixie Heights High School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,267 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Dixie Heights High School is 0.38, 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.
This School
State Level (KY)
#453 out of 1267 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Dixie Heights High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
43%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dixie Heights High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
48%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dixie Heights High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
14%
22%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Dixie Heights High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
15:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
4%
11%
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White
78%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Kentucky.
0.38
This chart displays the diversity score of Dixie Heights High School and the public school average diversity score of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
95%
90%
This chart displays graduation rate of Dixie Heights High School and public school graduation rate of Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
54%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dixie Heights High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dixie Heights High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Dixie Heights High School's ranking?
Dixie Heights High School is ranked #453 out of 1,267 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Kentucky.
What schools are Dixie Heights High School often compared to?
Dixie Heights High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lloyd High School, Scott High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% KY state average), while 48% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% KY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Dixie Heights High School?
The graduation rate of Dixie Heights High School is 95%, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 90%.
How many students attend Dixie Heights High School?
1,530 students attend Dixie Heights High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Dixie Heights High School students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dixie Heights High School?
Dixie Heights High School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 15:1.
What grades does Dixie Heights High School offer ?
Dixie Heights High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Dixie Heights High School part of?
Dixie Heights High School is part of Kenton County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,530 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : 95% (Top 20%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 43% (Top 50%)
  • : 48% (Top 50%)
  • : 14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KY Dept. of Education

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