Pike County Central High School

  • Pike County Central High School serves 673 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Kentucky state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Pike County Central High School's student population of 673 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students673 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pike County Central High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pike County Central High School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall School Rank#779 out of 1,251 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pike County Central 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Black
n/a
11%
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White
100%
77%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pike County Central High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KY.
Diversity Scoren/a0.39
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pike County Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kentucky by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePike County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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