Pike Central High School

  • Pike Central High School serves 574 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pike Central High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

School Overview

  • Pike Central High School's student population of 574 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students574 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pike Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pike Central High School is 0.09, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#1247 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
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12%
White
95%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.090.51
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Graduation Rate90-94%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePike County School Corp School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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