Dupont Manual High School

  • Dupont Manual High School serves 1,895 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 86% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 93% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Dupont Manual High School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 22%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Dupont Manual High School's student population of 1,895 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,895 students
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Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dupont Manual High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,251 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dupont Manual High School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rankn/a
22%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
86%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
93%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
15%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
15%
11%
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White
65%
78%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dupont Manual High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Score0.540.25
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Graduation Rate≥99%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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