Dupont Manual High School

  • Dupont Manual High School serves 1,917 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 82% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 24%.

Top Placements

Dupont Manual High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

  • Dupont Manual High School's student population of 1,917 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 109 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,917 students
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Total Classroom Teachers109 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dupont Manual High School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,258 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dupont Manual High School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2 out of 1258 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
18%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
7%
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Black
14%
11%
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White
62%
76%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.570.40
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Graduation Rate≥99%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Dupont Manual High School is Mary Ryan Academy (1.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Noe Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Noe Middle School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1337 students
    0.0 miles
    121 West Lee Street
    Louisville, KY 40208
    (502)485-8307
    0.0 6-8 1337
  • Louisville Cochran Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
    0.4 miles
    500 West Gaulbert Ave
    Louisville, KY 40208
    (502)485-8230
    0.4 PK-5 404
  • Louisville Shelby Traditional Academy Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 730 students
    0.7 miles
    735 Ziegler Street
    Louisville, KY 40217
    (502)485-8327
    0.7 K-5 730
  • Louisville Mary Ryan Academy Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
    1.0 miles
    3305 East Indian Trail
    Louisville, KY 40213
    (502)485-7988
    1.0 9-12 36
  • Louisville Mcferran Preparatory Academy
    Grades: PK-5 | 906 students
    1.0 miles
    1900 S. 7th Street
    Louisville, KY 40208
    (502)485-8297
    1.0 PK-5 906

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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The most amazing high-school filled with designated classes for students who want to excel in Math, Science, Technology, Communications and Productions, Preforming Arts, and Visual Arts. duPont Manual is a great community.
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